Bromeliad (Neoregelia 'Tangerine')

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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: 8 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Other: Medium green and orange
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
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

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Location: Tampa FLDate: Summer
By ScotTi
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Posted by ScotTi (Tampa FL (Westchase)) on Nov 26, 2017 5:34 AM

Two different Neoregelia cultivars share the N. 'Tangerine' name (hybrids by G. Anderson and G. Groves) The G. Groves hybrid is often sold as N. 'Groves Tangerine' to differentiate the two cultivars.

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