6752 - Bromeliads (Wild) - 2011-07-20|
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(Uploaded as: Racinaea sp.)
Locality: Ecuador - Zamora-Chinchipe - Growing in the city of Zamora, 930m
Photographer: Manfred Zingler
Note: About 6 years I am observing this bromeliad. First I thought it was a grey Vriesea or Tillandsia, but now...Including their inflorescence this plant is nearly 60cm tall. It is not one of the three well known varieties of R. multiflora.
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