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Tillandsia Rosy Gem
To be registered late 2012. neglecta ‘red form’ x stricta. Seed sown June 2001. Breeder Barry Genn, Qld, Australia.
"The plant photographed, flowers at 10cm high including a 3cm long inflorescence, and the plant is 13 cm wide.
In wetter and warmer conditions it will grow larger. Reg Doc 10/2012"
Photo Derek Butcher 09/12.
Peter Coyle 02/17
Geoff Lawn ... "Peter Coyle's plant has quite dark leaves thanks to Auckland's climate--where they tolerate more sun in lower Summer temps without burning or bleaching."