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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (11049) 2016-10-01

TILLANDSIA ‘Funky Billy’ Dimmitt M ? / Timm B* 1983 ?

Caulescent, with growth habit like pollen parent. Leaves to 12cms. long, slightly recurved, deeply channeled,, light green and slightly scurfed. Upright , stiff, exserted inflorescence from rosette centre with orange red tube-like petals, each flaring at tip. Cultivar source--World Bromeliad Conference, San Francisco (2000). Bought under parentage, breeder unknown. Named by Bill Timm. Reg. Doc. 3/2012. Probably Dimmitt # 1983-502-16
Country of origin: Arizona USA ?

Seed Parent: albida Pollen Parent: funckiana