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Monocotyledons pp 1049-1049 | Cite as

×Orthomea BROMELIACEAE

  • U. EggliEmail author
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Part of the Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants book series (SUCCPLANTS)

Abstract

The nothogenus is presented in short form, including bibliographical citation, synonymy, parent genera, and etymology.

×Orthomea E. L. Smith (J. Bromeliad Soc. 33(2): 75, 1983).

= Orthophytum × Aechmea. Reported combinations include A. fasciata var. purpurea × O. navioides (the latter now classified as Sincoraea) (introduced into cultivation as cultivar ‘Powderpuff’) and A. recurvata var. benrathii × O. vagans (unnamed).

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  1. 1.Sukkulenten-Sammlung ZürichGrün Stadt ZürichZürichSwitzerland

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