Tufted Airplant (Guzmania conifera)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 24 to 36 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 24 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Help me identify some Bromeliads? by Macrocentra Jun 23, 2020 9:24 AM 11
Bromeliad by dawiz1753 Nov 24, 2017 12:02 AM 3
Anyone recognize this Bromeliad? by plantladylin Feb 13, 2016 9:35 PM 2
Bromeliads by Fred Apr 13, 2020 5:14 PM 4,179

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