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Common Name: Silver Vase Bromeliad

Species Name: Aechmea fasciata

Family Name: Bromeliaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin Brazil
Sun Preference Full Sun
Susceptibility None Serious



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 3-foot height
    • Leaves: Covered with silver scales both above and below; margins with reddish spines; tips often rounded with a mucronate spine



USDA Cold Hardiness Zone 9
Notes Most commonly used as a single specimen plant


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