Bromeliad
Bromelia spp.
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Mist every 3 days
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 5.5 - 6.5
Acidity preference is very sensitive to basic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

Photo

Names

Family Generis

Characteristics

Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 11 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of 4°C)
Flowering true
Leaf color
  • cream
  • green
  • red