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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (9331) 2013-12-11

xCANMEA ‘RaRu’ Davis, R., Hill, H.* <1985

cv. of unknown xCanmea parentage - An early cross of Ralph Davis developed by Herb Hill and named 'RaRu' to honor (Ra)lph and (Ru)by Davis - Tropiflora said, "Silver leaves form a handsome tubular vase w/a somewhat tulip shaped inflorescence fully 5" aross - red bracts and white flowers". Note added by Butcher on Dec 2013: In Aug 1964 Davis send a parcel of plants to Australia that included an ( Aechmea chantinii x Canistrum fosterianum)

Seed Parent: Aechmea chantinii Pollen Parent: Canistrum fosterianum