|BROMELIA ‘Aurelia’||? / Skotak, Chester*||circa 1995|
Huge, tough rosette up to 2-1/2 metres diameter. Heavily-spined, green arching / recurving leaves to 1-1/ metres long each, to 4cms. wide and with cream marginated variegation. Vivid pink-bracted central foliage cradles a raised compound head of mauve petals edged white. Woody stolons to 30cms. long. Reg. Doc. 7/2011 by G. Lawn. UPDATE, Sept .2021. Chester Skotak advises this cultivar is from B karatas (formerly B. plumieri).
Country of origin: Costa Rica
|Seed Parent: karatas|
|BSI Journal July-Aug., 2011. pp.196-7.|