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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (9986)

EDMUNDOA ‘Alvim Seidel’ Butcher D* 1970s

Origin uncertain but formerly listed in Seidelís catalogue (1976) as Canistrum lindenii var. exiguum variegatum . Listed by Kentís , Gulz and others 1970s-1990s under different names, but this named white primary-bracted form covers the marginated foliage markings. To 1-1/2 metres (or more) diameter. See also Edmundoa 'Brazil'. Reg. Doc. 6/2009 by D Butcher. This entry amended 8/2014 by G. Lawn.
Country of origin: Brazil

Ref: Butcher article, Bromeliaceae Journal (Queensland) July-Aug. 2009.