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Puya santosii - BSWJ14783

Pot Size: 4 litre (deep)
Price: £20.00
Only forming relatively small plants where we found the seed to only about a meter tall, at Chisacá part of Sumapaz near Bogatá, Colombia in February 2016. With rosettes of sharply spined stiff lanceolate leaves, surrounding a flowering spike adorned by large bracts subtending the seed capsules, where the bright blue funnel-shaped flowers had been. Best grown in good light in a nutrient deficient soil/compost, that is adequately drained. Monocarpic.

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Family Generic Species/Variety Collection Number
(Bromeliaceae) Puya santosii BSWJ14783
Group Colour Blooms Size
Perennial Blue Spring, autumn small
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Well drained Part shade, Sun Evergreen grey Colombia
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
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