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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (16492) 2020-11-14

xHOHENMEA ‘Shintaro Turtle’ Draper, Ross 2007

Mature, upright , chunky rosette to 50cm. high x 30cm. diameter. In strong light, scurfed, grey-green, stiff, black-spined leaves with a purplish caste and some dark purple spots and cross-banding. Erect, pink-stemmed branched spike to 70cm. high with frosted pink scape bracts and sprays of pale lime green ovaries and lavender flowers. Grex siblings = x Hohenmeas 'Shintaro Casper', 'Shintaro Shadow'. Reg. Doc. 10/2020.
Country of origin: Queensland Australia

Seed Parent: Aechmea Shogun Pollen Parent: Hohenbergia leopoldo-horstii