Neoregelia 'Donger'

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 6 to 8 inches
Plant Spread: 6 to 8 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Other: Pink to reddish when grown in high light
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Terrariums
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic
Parentage: Sport of: Fireball

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By ScotTi
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Location: Starkville, MSDate: 2017-02-12
By drdawg
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Location: Tampa FLDate: July 2018
By ScotTi
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Location: Winter Springs, FL zone 9bDate: 2017-02-14Updated photo showing how much this plant grew since my last phot
By sunkissed
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Location: Tampa FLDate: March 2018Full sun grown
By ScotTi
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Location: Winter Springs, FL zone 9bDate: 2016-03-02
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Comments:
Posted by ScotTi (Tampa FL (Westchase)) on Jul 8, 2018 2:49 PM

Neoregelia 'Donger' is a variegated sport found on Neoregelia 'Fireball' by Harvey Bullis at his nursery in Florida.

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sunkissed On March 2, 2016 Obtained plant
I bought this at Lukas Nursery
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Gorgeous! Wow-ee! by purpleinopp Jul 26, 2016 9:32 AM 2
Pink! Every time I look @ this plant, it's more pink! by purpleinopp Sep 15, 2018 7:35 AM 30
Compact bromeliad by drdawg Feb 14, 2017 12:01 PM 11
Compact bromeliad by drdawg Feb 15, 2017 6:52 AM 9
Bromeliads by Fred Sep 21, 2018 6:35 PM 3,448
SW Florida gardening by Fred Jan 18, 2012 9:40 AM 32

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