15342 - Bromeliads (Garden) - 2018-07-14|
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Locality: Ecuador - Unknown - I received this plant in 2016 from Gilberto Merino who lives in Cuenca, Ecuador. I do not know where he obtained it from. But I would appreciate help in identifying it. Size: 36 cm tall, 58 cm wide, including inflorescence. Leaves 38 cm long, tapering entire length. Sheaths 3.5 cm wide. 12 spike (early in blooming phase) are 5 cm long and 1 cm wide. Scape bracts 28 cm, similar to leaves. Flower petals 3 cm long, Pistil and stamens extend 1 cm beyond petals.
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