Aechmea mulfordii 'Malva'

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size: Fully Grown

Aechmea mulfordii 'Malva' is a cultivar of Aechmea mulfordii, notable for its striking silver-purple foliage and long, branching yellow inflorescence. It forms a large, open, funnel-shaped rosette with broad, black-spined, leathery, purplish puce-colored, strap-like leaves. The plant produces an erect or leaning, branched spike with bright orange-bracted clusters and orange flowers. Very attractive in landscapes, it thrives best in strong filtered light or bright indirect light, avoiding direct exposure to intense sunlight. This variety can grow to an impressive size of up to 40 inches high by 35 inches wide.

Growth habit: Very large

Light requirements: Low Light: Suitable for areas with limited or indirect light, away from direct sunlight. Can thrive in shady conditions with minimal natural light.

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.