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Aechmea

Aechmea

Bromeliads

Native to regions stretching from Mexico well into South America, this bromeliad genus contains more than 180 species. The majority of the species is epiphytes, or air-plants, and can be found growin...

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icon light care Low light.
icon water care Keep soil moist.
icon temperature care Optimal temperature 49-89F (9-32C).
icon fertilization care Not necessary.
icon future care Bromeliads do not re-bloom but grow a small "pup" plant at their base. For instructions on growing the pup to blooming size, see Frequently Asked Questions.

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