PlantsAechmea→Bromeliad (Aechmea 'Perez')

General Plant Information (Edit)
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: 12 to 24 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Deep green-black
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: Bracts with small red berry-like flowers.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic


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Location: Saint Helena Island, SCDate: 2015-12-12
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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March 2021 Bromeliad photos and chat. by sunkissed Mar 30, 2021 8:27 AM 40
June Bromeliads 2020 by dyzzypyxxy Aug 9, 2020 11:50 AM 100
Aechmea 'Burgundy' by ScotTi Apr 12, 2019 6:02 AM 19
February 2019 Bromeliads by plantladylin Mar 1, 2019 7:31 AM 129
New thread: Our Bromeliads 2019 by Gina1960 Feb 5, 2019 5:52 PM 0
Tricks & Treats For A Fall Feast Show Them Broms As Never Before by ScotTi Nov 5, 2018 8:08 PM 80
What else do we grow in 2018 by hawkarica Jan 1, 2019 8:49 AM 1,225
Let's see what else we are growing in 2017 by Ursula Jan 10, 2018 6:14 PM 1,056
Let's see what else we're growing 2015 by dyzzypyxxy Jan 7, 2016 5:33 PM 1,034
Bromeliads by Fred Jul 26, 2021 7:32 AM 4,225

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