Aechmea 'Echidna' is a charming hybrid resulting from the crossbreeding of chantinii and recurvata species. This compact and small-sized grower displays a delightful coloration. The leaves, approximately 1 inch wide, feature attractive silver banding reminiscent of the popular 'chantinii' variety. In environments with less bright light, the leaves take on a lovely grayish-green hue, still retaining their appealing appearance. The inflorescence of 'Echidna' showcases pink flowers, resembling those of the aechmea 'Fasciata' variety.
Growth habit: Small
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.