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Puya aff. nitida - BSWJ14396

Pot Size: 9cm
Price: £10.00
From one of our seed collection gathered from near El Cocuy, north-eastern Colombia in February 2015. Forming rosettes of broadly lanceolate spiny leaves, surrounding the base of an upright flowering spike to almost 2m tall. Adorned by large spaced seed capsules, where the sizeable yellowish to pinkish 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 aff. nitida BSWJ14396
Group Colour Blooms Size
Perennial Pink, Yellow Late summer, autumn large
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Humus rich well drained Part shade, Sun Evergreen bold Colombia
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
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