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Monocotyledons pp 1071-1071 | Cite as

×Pucohnia BROMELIACEAE

  • N. SchützEmail author
  • F. Krapp
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Abstract

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

×Pucohnia G. H. Anderson ex D. A. Beadle (Prelim. List. Cult. Grex Bromeliad, 200, 1991). — Distr: Cultivated only.

= Puya × Deuterocohnia. The only known cultivar is ‘George Anderson’ (= P. laxa (female) × D. schreiteri) (Anderson 1986: 103). The greenish-grey leaves are said to be longer than those of either parent. Plants produce numerous offsets at their base.

References

  1. Anderson, G. H. (1986) Hybrids by design and by chance. J. Bromeliad Soc. 36(3): 99–103, 109, ills.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Abteilung BotanikStaatliches Museum für Naturkunde StuttgartStuttgartGermany
  2. 2.GuxhagenGermany

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