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Aechmea ‘Del Mar’ bromeliad

Delmar Aechmea  May 2014

Delmar Aechmea
May 2014

Delmar May 2014

May 2014

Flowers are deep blue and red turning deeper with age and last about 6 months. The leaves have sharp spikes along the edges.

Size: height ~24″, width ~20″
Light: low to med
Water: keep water in central reservoir
Humidity: high
Temperature: 55’F and up
Fertilize: lightly

patented by Bullis Bromeliads
Aechmea means spear
Aechmea family is spread through Mexico and South America, most of the species are epiphytes