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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (12558) 2014-11-15

ANANAS ‘Paradise Pompom’ Paradise Pines / Accorsini T* circa 2000

Mature, open rosette to 1 metre diameter. Plain, bronzed/ mid-green, spineless leaves. Erect stem to 30cms. tall of small fruit from each segment of which emerge multiple, viviparous green/ bronze green crown pups (up to 50), simultaneously forming a round ball. Tissue-cultured sport from commercial pineapple fruit trialling of newly-bred cultivar propagules. Bred and named by Tony Accorsini. Reg. Doc. 10/2014 by G. Lawn.
Country of origin: Queensland Australia

Seed Parent: Smooth Cayenne Pollen Parent: MD2