PlantsNeoregelia→Bromeliad (Neoregelia carcharodon 'Rainbow')

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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: 24 to 28 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Other: Glossy, greenish-yellow with deep red spots and bands and reddish-orange blush. Color is more intense when grown in higher light locations.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Epiphytic
Child plants: one child plant

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Vriesea Marbled Rainbow by plantmanager Feb 6, 2018 9:33 PM 7
Bromeliads - Close Out by drdawg Oct 30, 2016 2:46 PM 0
Our Orchid blooms in June 2015 by Ursula Jul 1, 2015 7:15 AM 266
Let's see what else we're growing 2015 by dyzzypyxxy Jan 7, 2016 5:33 PM 1,034
Help with growing by Cinta Aug 13, 2013 12:19 PM 28
Bromeliads by Fred Jul 26, 2021 7:32 AM 4,225

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