Aechmea mulfordii '~Species'

Bromeliad, Air Pine, Living Vase

Family: Bromeliaceae Bromeliad


Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 9B - 11
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Red, yellow
Bloom time Year 'round
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Border, container, erosion control, foundation, ground cover, massing, rock garden
Height 24" to 36" / 60cm to 90cm
Spread 24" to 36" / 60cm to 90cm
Growth rate Slow
Persistence Evergreen
Bloom attributes Suitable for cut flowers
Leaf color Green, purple
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral, slightly alkaline
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Attractive foilage