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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (12986) 2015-07-28

xBILLMEA ‘Bleak House’ Bethmann N 2008

Mature, upright rosette to 45cms. diameter x 45cms. high. Stiff, spiny, scurfed, grey-green leaves flushed bronze / salmon pink. Semi- recessed cone of spiky rose-pink bracts and lavender flowers--shy bloomer, but responds well to Florel. Named after the Charles Dickens novel "Bleak House". Reg. Doc. 7/2015.
Country of origin: Florida USA

Seed Parent: Aechmea distichantha Pollen Parent: Billbergia distachia