Aechmea recurvata 'Artichoke' is a clone originated in the collection of Chester Skotak is one of nicest forms of recurvata, which forms a small, tight bract. Aechmea 'recurvata' is a reference to its downward curved (recurved) leaf tips that lead to the easily recognized shape that all of the forms share. 'Artichoke' Brazil. 4x4x14" Bright Shade Moderate Spring-Summer. Keep water in central cup. Empty weekly. Use distilled to prevent mineral deposits. USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 °C (30 °F) Spring/Summer. Balanced liquid. Does not need a lot of feeding. Mount or use pourous pot with well aerated soil. Regular potting , kept open with sand or pumice grit or premixed orchid, bromeliad, epiphytic soil composed of mostly of organic material, (peat, sphagnum moss or leaf-soil) works well with these plants. PH, preferably about 5.5 to 6.0. Mix approx, 1 part grit/ 2 part soil., depending on dry time & species. Easy care/Highly adaptable, striking colors/foliage/Mature bromeliads should not be repotted offset 1.00 $8.00 Bromeliad Paradise retails for $20. Hanging/Mounted
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