Browsing: Bromeliaceae

Bromeliaceae is a family of monocot flowering plants of around 3,170 species native mainly to the tropical Americas, with a few species found in the American subtropics and one in tropical west Africa.

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Puya dasylirioides

Puya dasylirioides is unusual for a Puya, as the leaves have no spines along the leaf margins. It forms a rosette of smooth, leathery leaves…

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Ananas comosus – Pineapple

Ananas comosus (Pineapple) is a terrestrial bromeliad up to 5 feet (1.5 m) tall, that forms a rosette of coarse, spiny, evergreen leaves with offsets…

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Tillandsia kautskyi (Air Plant)

Tillandsia kautskyi is an epiphytic, bromeliad plant, no larger than 4 inches (10 cm) tall when flowering. The leaves are silver-gray, densely imbricate…

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