Tillandsia Holm's Verlesglo
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Tillandsia Holm's Verlesglo
Verlescens x globosa, B.Holm 2005
From BCR ... "Mature upright rosette to 15cm. diameter x 20cm. high. Scurfed, green, narrow, upright leaves, tapering to a point. Foliage can turn bronzed red in strong light. Erect or arching scape, sometimes branched, of frosted mid-pink peduncle bracts and white flowers. This cultivar was released under parentage as [(vernicosa x caulescens) x globosa]. Reverse cross = T. 'Holm's Gloverles'. Reg. Doc. 11/2017 by Tanja Richter, Germany"
Chris Larson 11/17

Chris Larson ... "Another Holm hybrid. T. (vernicosa X caulescens) X globosa. This one is very plain until flowering, but then things change. The bracts last in colour for quite a while. Quite a stunner."
Geoff Lawn ... "I emailed Tanja Richter last night about naming and registering this cross by her late father Burkhard Holm (cc. went to Chris). (imported by Peter Tristram)"

Updated 16/12/17