Puya venusta

2012

Puya venusta

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Nativity:

Chile

Growth Habit:

This bromeliad is a clumping species; eventually making large thickets. Individual plants are about 3 feet across.

Growing Requirements:

Native to the seasonally dry areas of Chile, Puya venustarequires good drainage and full sun. Will not tolerate freezing.

Features:

The silvery leaves are highly ornamental and the fantastic flower spikes in summer are very eye-catching.

Where at Lotusland:

In the cactus garden.

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