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Alcantarea imperialis x 5 seeds


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Alcantarea imperialis

Giant Vriesea

A tropical epiphytic bromeliad from the mountainous regions in Brazil. It has wide green foliage that blends to red tips, forming a funnel shaped rosette and a dramatic inflorescence. One of, if not the largest bromeliads hence the common name.

Max height 4m  Max spread 2m

Ivory flowers on a stiff red stalk

Partial shade


Germination tips:
Surface sow on to good seed compost.
Keep moist In heated propagator or sealed container.
Keep in bright, indirect sunlight.


Additional information

Weight 0.01 kg
Dimensions 10 × 7 × 1 cm

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