Aechmea recurvata 'Benrathii'
Aechmea recurvata 'Benrathii' is a delightful miniature variety that thrives in bright terrarium environments. This extra small and thin pup matures into a beautiful plant, showcasing a somewhat bulbous base and green leaves with hints of brownish gray. During the blooming phase, the center cup of the plant flushes with a lovely pink hue, giving rise to a compact inflorescence adorned with pink flowers. The flowering period typically lasts for about four days, providing a brief but charming display. Aechmea 'Benrathii' is known for its hardiness, making it a resilient and enduring plant choice. Its compact size, unique foliage coloring, and charming blooms make it a wonderful addition to any terrarium setup.
Growth habit: Miniature
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.