Aechmea chantinii cv. 'DeLeon'
Aechmea Chantinii cv. 'DeLeon' is a highly coveted bromeliad known for its breathtaking coloration. The leaves of this variety are primarily green, but they feature prominent white zig-zag banding and markings on both sides, creating a truly unique and distinctive appearance. The inflorescence emerges from a spike which has numerous clustered buds, which blossom into charming yellow flowers resembling candy corn. This bromeliad thrives as a container plant and can adapt well to fairly sunny locations. However, it should be protected from frost to ensure its continued growth and beauty.
Growth habit: Medium
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.