Tillandsia Evelyn Reilly Click thumbnails for full size, scaled to a new window.
Tillandsia Evelyn Reilly
Mature, open rosette to 50cm. diameter. Arching, grey-green scurfed leaves, tapering to a point. Erect, tightly branched, spire-like inflorescence to 90cm. high. Ruby red to salmon pink-bracted / green segmented stems and purple tubular flowers. Named after the breeder's wife. Origin: Rolly Reilly, Queensland fasciculata? x flabellata?
Ken Woods 06/10. "Reasonably large plant but now missing some leaves".