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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (14648) 2018-03-06

xHOHENMEA ‘Valley Blood Totem’ Smythe A 2015

Mature, upright, open rosette to 80cm. diameter x 86cm. high. Black-spined, stiff, frosted maroon leaves with faint cross-banding on the reverse. Lower, outer leaves are inclined to droop. Arching, pink woolly-stemmed inflorescence to 80cm. long with coral red scape bracts, branched woolly green floral bracts tinged pink, green sepals and lilac flowers. Grex siblings = xHohenmeas 'Valley Shadow Totem', 'Valley Journey Totem', 'Valley Spirit Totem', 'Valley Message Totem'. Reg. Doc. 2/2018.
Country of origin: Queensland Australia

Seed Parent: Aechmea 'Roberto Menescal' Pollen Parent: Hohenbergia lemei