Aechmea rubens

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Aechmea rubens
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A. rubens
Binomial name
Aechmea rubens
(L.B. Smith) L.B. Smith
Synonyms[1]

Gravisia rubens L.B.Sm.

Aechmea rubens is a species in the genus Aechmea. It was described from specimens cultivated in the Jardin Botanique de Montréal, supposedly grown from Brazilian material. Exactly place of origin unknown, and the species has not been located in the wild.[2]

Cultivars[edit]

Several cultivars are recognized[3]

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