I'm stumped on this one.

Big Pine Key, FL(Zone 11)

I picked this Brom up from a Mom and Pop nursery in Marathon Fl. I recall purchaceing one from them at least 20 years ago. I have it in a 9" wire basket and just noticed it blooming yesterday. I figured it is a good time to try for an ID.

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Big Pine Key, FL(Zone 11)

Here is an image of the flower.

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Bradenton, FL(Zone 9a)

Looks like it could be a xCryptbergia but I don't know which one.

Ventress, LA(Zone 8b)

Nice. Not a neo. Have no clue.

Covington, LA(Zone 8b)

Looks exactly like my cryptobergia Red Burst.

Springfield, MO(Zone 6a)

Red Burst was going to be my guess too.

Ventress, LA(Zone 8b)

i don't have a "red burst", but would love to have one.

Big Pine Key, FL(Zone 11)

After reviewing images on the web I will agree on the cryptobergia Red Burst.
Thanks everyone - you guys are great.

DeLand/Deleon Spring, FL(Zone 8b)

Scott....does that Mom and Pop operation ship ? I'd like one too !! Very nice.

Ventress, LA(Zone 8b)

That would make a nice gift. I'm interested in the name also.

Fort Myers, FL

I have them for sale. email me if interested: [email protected]

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