TITLE

Guzmania vinacea, a new species from northeastern Peru

AUTHOR(S)
Luther, Harry E.; Norton, Karen F.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Journal of the Bromeliad Society;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p203
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the Guzmania vinacea a new species of the bromeliad genus Guzmania from northeastern Peru. Over 200 species are included in the genus that are primarily distributed at moderate elevations of 500 to 1500 meters in the Andean region. The Guzmania vinacea plant features a simple, cone-like inflorescence and has colorful bracts and generally diurnal, semi-tubular flowers.
ACCESSION #
35571165

 

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