Aechmea 'Frosty the Snowman'
Aechmea 'Frosty the Snowman' is an extraordinary hybrid, created by crossing 'nudicaulis v. aequalis' with 'Silver Streak' under the expertise of Lisa Vinzant. This unique cultivar exhibits a captivating blend of washed red and green as its base colors. The inner and outer leaves are heavily streaked with silver frosting, resulting in an overall white appearance, reminiscent of snow. The leaves have red spines, gracefully flare out, while the plant itself maintains a sturdy and rigid structure, characteristic of the nudicaulis species. Aechmea 'Frosty the Snowman' is highly showy, standing out as a remarkable addition to any collection, with its distinct coloring and impressive presence.
Growth habit: Small
Light requirements: Strong filtered light: Prefers moderate levels of light, such as bright indirect light or filtered sunlight. Thrives in well-lit spaces without direct exposure to intense sunlight.
Plant size and bare root info
Fully Grown is an established plant with a root system. Please be aware that our fully grown plants will be shipped without blossoms, as this ensures their safe transportation and upon arrival, they will have the potential to bloom under proper care.
An Offset (pup) is a baby shoot that develops at the base of the plant, rooting to form a new plant identical to its parent.
All plants are shipped bare root. No pot and no soil.