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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (14533) 2018-07-09

xQUESMEA ‘TJ Punka’ Atkinson, Tash & Jason 2013

Mature funnel-form rosette to 45cm. diameter x 60cm. high. In strong light, arching / drooping coppery green / tan/ red leaves with prominent black spines. Foliage reverse is garnet/ brick red.. Erect, garnet red -bracted spike of ovoid, compact cluster of garnet floral bracts and lavender flowers. Named after the breeders' nickname for their friend. Reg. Doc. 1/2018.
Country of origin: Queensland Australia

Seed Parent: Aechmea bromeliifolia var. albobracteata Pollen Parent: Quesnelia edmundoi var. rubrobracteata