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Bromeliad Cultivar Register (17522) 2023-03-17

QUESNELIA ‘Ironclad’ Skotak, Chester / Eloise Beach* 2016

Mature, stocky, tubular rosette to 20cm. diameter x 30cm. tall. Full growth of circa 20 green-spined, stiff bronzed green leaves with blackish tips and a characteristic down-turn or angled growth per leaf about 2/3rds along.each blade. Inside each leaf is coloured black. .Erect, open, branched inflorescence to 20cm. high with pale pink peduncle bracts, bright pink sepals tipped purple and purple flowers. Clumping close rosettes increase by 10cm. long woody stolons. Reg. Doc. 12/2022 by Eloise Beach. .
Country of origin: Costa Rica

Seed Parent: tubifolia Pollen Parent: alvimii