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#1 Gonzer

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 02:24 PM

This fella still rates as my favorite, the orange bracts can't be beat. Now the name is a mouthful and a half, give it a shot...Tillandsia recurvifolia var. subsecundifolia. Myself? I'll call it simply T. 'Orange Crush'.

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#2 Rusty on Pine Is.

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 05:07 PM

A stunner for sure, Gonzer!

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#3 BS Man about Palms

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 09:00 PM

Sensational Greg!! :D :drool:
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#4 edric

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 03:21 AM

Hi Greg, nice, if my Tillandsia recurvata had colorful blooms like that, my Oak trees would look like a Bougainvillea, Ed
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#5 Walter John

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 05:16 AM

Wonderful, I have a Tillandsia , I never knew they flowered like this, cool..
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#6 Gonzer

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 08:03 AM

Hi Greg, nice, if my Tillandsia recurvata had colorful blooms like that, my Oak trees would look like a Bougainvillea, Ed


You'd have new neighbor if that was the case Ed.

Wonderful, I have a Tillandsia , I never knew they flowered like this, cool..


Wal, I'd love to show you around the collection some day.
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