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A picture of a Blushing Bromeliad

Blushing Bromeliad

Neoregelia carolinae

Neoregelia princeps Glasgow by Keith Edkins (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Partial Shade
Tender

H1b

RHS hardiness

10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Blushing Bromeliad Overview

Neoregelia carolinae is an everegreen perennial species that forms a rosette and grows with a tufted habit. It produces strap-shaped green leaves measuring around 45cm long. Purple flowers are produced from the centre of the rosette, these are surrounded by showy red, modified leaves, termed bracts.