9410 - Bromeliads (Wild) - 2011-10-13|
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Guzmania weberbaueri Mez
Locality: Ecuador - Las OrquŪdeas, Alto Nangaritza, Zamora-Chinchipe. Moist montane forest on slope of Tepui just E of Hostal Yankuam (trail to plots of D. Neill).
Photographer: Florian Werner
Note: Col.: Werner, F.A. 2606 (15-09-2008) - Det.: W. Till (U Vienna) "leaves 1.5 m and longer; infl. erect, peduncle and bracts bright red, flowers (which may never open widely since we have seen so many plants) bright light yellow."
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