Neoregelia punctatissima 'Wide'

Bromeliad 'Wide'

Neoregelia punctatissima 'Wide'

Bromeliad 'Wide'

  • Medium sized funnel bromeliad from Brazil
  • Striped and dotted leaf undersides
  • Popular, compact ornamental bromeliad
  • Very attractive
  • Suitable for rainforest terrariums
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Description

Neoregelia punctatissima 'Wide' is a cultivar of the bromeliad Neoregelia punctatissima. This stemless funnel bromeliad is originally native to the tropical regions of South America, especially Brazil, as an epiphyte. The rich green, linear-lanceolate leaves are slightly reddish to brown banded and dotted, which makes this plant particularly attractive. The broad leaves grow to about 3,5 cm wide and about 10 - 15 cm long. This bromeliad forms a rosette, which in turn forms a funnel. The funnel collects water and enables the bromeliads in their natural habitats to survive even longer dry periods. This funnel water should be replenished at regular intervals outside the flowering period (June - August), but should be changed every 3 to 4 weeks so that it does not become putrid. N. punctatissima 'Wide' bears flowers that are sunken into the rosette and are purple when in flower.

Unlike many other bromeliads, the mother rosette does not die immediately after flower and pup formation. Without any intervention, the pups and mother thus grow together to form a pretty and voluminous clump.
But the pups can also be carefully removed and separated when they are about a third of the size of the mother plant.

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Neoregelia punctatissima 'Wide'
Cultivation options Terrestrial, epiphytic (tying up)
Growth height approx. 10 - 15 cm
Temperature approx. 20 - 28 °C
Humidity At least 60 % with sufficient circulation
Light requirement Bright to partial shade
Watering Soft, low-lime water. Moderate, once a week by spraying or dipping; also add water to the funnel
Fertilising Occasionally during growth give small amounts of low nitrogen liquid fertilizer
Propagation Formation of pups after flowering
Suitable for Rainforest terrariums, temperate terrariums with short dry periods
Other Short inflorescence, deeply sunken in the funnel, purple sepals
Cultivation options
Terrestrial, epiphytic (tying up)
Growth height
approx. 10 - 15 cm
Temperature
approx. 20 - 28 °C
Humidity
Minimum 60 %
Light requirement
Bright to sunny
Watering
Soft, low-lime water. Moderate, once a week by spraying or dipping; also add water to the funnel
Fertilising
Occasionally during growth give small amounts of low nitrogen liquid fertilizer
Propagation
Formation of pups after flowering
Suitable for
Rainforest terrariums, temperate terrariums with short dry periods
Other
Short inflorescence, deeply sunken in the funnel, purple sepals

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Item no.
192.0033.01
EAN
Weight 0,07 kg
Shipping weight 0,80 kg

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