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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (12688) 2015-02-02

xHOHENMEA ‘Black Lava’ Heckart D ?

Mature upright rosette to 90cms. tall x 30cms. wide. Purplish bronze, heavily scurfed leaves with large black spines . Erect, powdery inflorescence to 1.2 metres tall with shell pink bracts and lavender flowers. Reg. Doc. 2/2015 by G. Lawn.
Country of origin: Hawaii USA

Seed Parent: Aechmea 'Hazel Quilhot' Pollen Parent: Hohenbergia species (ramageana ?)