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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (17104) 2022-05-18

CRYPTANTHUS ‘Heart of Tarrasque’ Alcantara, John Edward circa 2019

Mature, round, full, medium-sized rosette to 28cm. diameter. About 12-15 wide, bronzed red leaves with central lime green splashes and median, channeled, longitudinal stripes. Foliage edges have medium undulation and tips tend to turn down. Rosette flattens at blooming with a central cluster of pure white flowers."Tarrasque" is a legendary, dragon-like, mythological creature. Reg. Doc. .2/2022.
Country of origin: Philippines

Seed Parent: Bonfire Pollen Parent: acaulis