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Bromeliad Shining Light - Aechmea Shining Light - $20.00

200mm pot
30cm high current size
Hardiness: Drought hardy
Mature Height: 60cm
Spread: 60cm

Description

Aechmea Shining Light is a stunning large and colorful bromeliad with dark maroon leaves and beads of small red and yellow flower buds. Likes deep shade to part shade and even a well lit position, not direct hot sun.

Care

Plant under a tree or bamboo so the fallen leaves landing in the vase of the bromeliad provide all the nutrients. Prefers an orchid potting mix or a porous mixture such as equal parts bark chips, humus, peat moss and sand.

Pests

Bromeliad Shining Light