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Catopsis berteroniana (Powdery strap airplant)
Cressler, Alan

Catopsis berteroniana

Catopsis berteroniana (Schult. & Schult. f.) Mez

Powdery Strap Airplant

Bromeliaceae (Bromeliad Family)


USDA Symbol: CABE5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N), VI (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: To about 4 feet in height.
Size Class: 1-3 ft. , 3-6 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Oct , Nov , Dec
Bloom Notes: Calyx yellow or yellowish-green. Corolla white.



Additional resources

USDA: Find Catopsis berteroniana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Catopsis berteroniana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Catopsis berteroniana


Record Modified: 2015-08-04
Research By: JAM

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