1 package of 100 seeds
A spectacular, large, epiphytic bromeliad that forms a large rosette of broad, very dark burgundy, almost black leaves and grows a tall, branched inflorescence with unspectacular, green flowers that are pollinated by bats.
Native to rainforests from central America to Ecuador and the western Caribbean to 1200 m, it is best suited to tropical climates in USDA Zones 10 and above. Germination: Light germinator! Only sprinkle on the surface of the substrate + slightly press on. Substrate: Coir, pure sand or sowing mix + 2/3 sand or perlite. Keep bright and constantly moist but not wet.