Aechmea blanchetiana (orange)
Aechmea blanchetiana (orange) is an extraordinary Aechmea species hailing from Brazil, renowned for its magnificent presence in warm climate landscapes. It stands out for its impressive size, being one of the largest Aechmeas found in its native country. When exposed to abundant sunlight, its leaves transform into a stunning array of radiant orange hues, adding a captivating touch to any setting. This remarkable plant has the potential to reach a height of up to 5 feet when cultivated properly. Atop its dark red spike, it proudly displays an inflorescence with numerous orange berries and delicate yellow flowers, creating a truly mesmerizing spectacle.
Growth habit: Very large
Light requirements: Bright Light: Requires higher levels of light, but not direct sunlight. Flourishes in well-lit areas with bright, indirect light throughout the day.
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.