11166 - Bromeliads (Garden) - 2013-10-25|
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Locality: Ecuador - Unknown - This is inflorescence of Guzmania madasonii identified for me by HEL. Originally collected near Limon, Ecuador in 1995. It was in bloom at the same time as Guzmania condorensis under the exact same conditions in my greenhouse. In include it for comparison to Guzmania condorensis.
Photographer: Jerry Raack
Note: This plant was obtained by me from father Angel Andreetta near Limon, Ecuador on 12 Feb 1995. Father Andreetta was growing it at an elevation of about 1200 meters, but I do not know from where he obtained it originally.
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