PlantsNeoregelia→Bromeliad (Neoregelia 'Rain Cloud')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 6 to 8 inches
Plant Spread: 24 to 30 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Other: Apple green with dark spines; center turns violet in color at blooming.
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: Epiphytic

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Location: Tampa FLDate: 2019-04-27
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Location: Tampa FLDate: 2018-12-24
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Posted by ScotTi (Tampa FL (Westchase)) on Dec 24, 2018 1:47 PM

Large concentrica type Bromeliad having apple green leaves with dark blotches and spines. Center becomes a pale violet white upon flowering.

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