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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (13753) 2016-10-27

TILLANDSIA ‘Holm's Sphinx’ Holm B. 1989

Mature spidery plant 10 cm. high x 12cm. diameter. Long stemmed rosette with few, mainly polystichously- arranged, silvery-grey leaves, which are slim, long, strongly channeled with sometimes slightly curled tips. The leaves are outspreading, and covered with tiny protruding trichomes. The long, thin inflorescence exceeds the foliage and bears dark lavender or lilac fragrant flowers. Reg. Doc. 10/2016 by Tanja Richter.
Country of origin: Germany

Seed Parent: reichenbachii Pollen Parent: mallemontii