Bromeliad Aechmea , Aechmea Fasciata Plant

Regular price Rs. 599.00
Sale price Rs. 599.00 Regular price Rs. 1,500.00
Bromeliad Aechmea , Aechmea Fasciata Plant

Bromeliad Aechmea , Aechmea Fasciata Plant

Regular price Rs. 599.00
Sale price Rs. 599.00 Regular price Rs. 1,500.00
Product description

Achmea is large sized variety of bromeliad species endemic to caribbean.

Like every bromeliad they have negligeble roots and grow on other trees.

Bromeliad are gifted with central cup shaped structure which should never be dried.

On reaching maturity plant gives amazing large pink flowers.

Add these plants and make your tropical plant collection more stunning.

Processing Time: We take 2 day to make plant ready for journey. Before packing we give them fertilizer and fungicide for best results.

Packing: We send potted plant in strong customized cardboard boxes to ensure zero transit loss

Pot Size     :   4 Inch Black Plastic Basic Nursery Pot.
Plant Size  :   6 Inch To 13 Inch plant.
Sun Need  :   Keep in indirect sun from direct light.
Water        :   Water once in a week if its winter or rainy season. In summer water thrice a week.
Fertilizer   :   Fertilize after each 3 month with cow dung manure or any balanced NPK fertilizer.
Repotting  :   This plant love to grow root bound so repot once in 2 year only.

Aechmea Plant Care Tips

Aechmea plants, also known as Urn Plant or Silver Vase Plant, are a type of bromeliad that are known for their striking, colorful foliage and long-lasting blooms. Here are some tips for caring for Aechmea plants:

  1. Light: Aechmea plants prefer bright, indirect light, but can tolerate some shade. They can be grown indoors or outdoors, but should be protected from direct sunlight, which can cause the leaves to bleach.

  2. Water: Aechmea plants have a central "cup" or "vase" in their rosette of leaves, where they store water. It's important to keep this cup filled with water, as the plant will draw moisture from it as needed. In addition, it's important to mist the leaves regularly to increase humidity.

  3. Soil: Aechmea plants do not need a lot of soil, they can be grown in a well-draining, bark-based mix or mounted on a piece of wood.

  4. Fertilizer: Aechmea plants do not require regular fertilization, but can benefit from occasional feedings with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer during the growing season.

  5. Temperature: Aechmea plants prefer warm temperatures, between 60-85 F (15-29 C). They are not frost-tolerant and should be protected from cold temperatures.

  6. Pests and Diseases: Aechmea plants are relatively pest and disease-free, but can be susceptible to mealybugs and scale insects. Check the leaves and cups regularly and remove any pests with a damp cloth or by treating them with an insecticidal soap.

  7. Propagation: Aechmea plants are propagated by offsets or by seed.

By following these care tips, your Aechmea plants will thrive and will add color and interest to your home or garden. They are low maintenance and easy to care for, making them a great choice for both novice and experienced gardeners.

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