King of bromeliads
Also known as
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King of bromeliads Overview
This species is epiphytic bromeliad with funnel rosettes of arching strap-shaped scaly yellow-green leaves marked dark green with a purplish brown underside. The flowers are borne in mid summer with spike-like panicles of green-yellow bracts and tubular, yellow blooms.
How to propagate King of bromeliads
Propagation is by offsets or seeds in the spring.
Other uses of King of bromeliads
Grown for their flowers and overall appearance.