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xQUESMEA ‘Brilliant Snook’ Magnuson, Lee 2014

Mature upright, stocky rosette to 13" ( 33cm.) diameter x 22" (55cm. ) high. Glossy, arching, purplish maroon leaves, 2" (5cm) wide with irregular black cross-banding, large black spines and some black spots throughout the top of the rosette. Lower leaves hang at blooming. Erect, thistle-shaped, red-bracted, branched inflorescence with mauve-tipped, creamy yellow flowers. Orlandiana Group. Reg. Doc. 2/2021 by Jonathan Lallier.
Country of origin: Florida USA

Seed Parent: Aechmea orlandiana x ? Pollen Parent: Quesnelia edmundoi var. rubrobracteata