Aechmea 'Del Mar'

Aechmea ‘Del Mar is a patented hybrid from Bullis Bromeliads of Florida which is used in both the interior and landscape. It is characterized by its compact, upright and outwardly arching growth habit; solid green-colored foliage; inflorescences held upright and above foliage on strong red scapes; cobalt blue, white and hot pink bloom that maintains colouration for about 5 – 7 months and you’ve got a winner.

 

Water
Moist potting mix but not wet
Light
Bright indirect or dappled sun or shade. Early morning or late afternoon sun.
Fertilizer
Use fertiliser with potassium equal to or higher than nitrogen