Brazil (as per GRIN)

 

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Cryptanthus bivittatus from Delhi-GSDEC02/02 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2)
Cryptanthus bivittatus 
Bromeliad photographed from Garden Festival, Garden of Five Senses, Delhi in February 2015.

 

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Cryptanthus bivittatus ‘Pink Starlite’ 
Cultivar with pink leaves photographed from Garden Festival, Garden of Five Senses Delhi in February, 2015


 

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Bromeliad for ID : Nasik : 14MAY19 : AK-14 : 7 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1)
Bromeliad plants seen at a plant nursery in Nasik.

Cultivated, potted plants.
Cryptanthus Species?


cryptanthus cultivar like “earth star” etc etc

many many are grown for mass sale as houseplants


was there any label?


No, I don’t recollect seeing the label.


I find it under Cryptanthus bivittatus (Hook.) Regel in efi site. 


References:

The Plant List Ver.1.1
 WCSP  IPNI  GRIN
 Dave’s Garden Cryptanthus or Earth Stars – Bromeliad Plant Care  Floriculture in India By Gurcharan Singh Randhawa, Amitabha Mukhopadhyay (1986)

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