Aechmea ludmaniana 'Alvarez' is sister to ludmaniana 'Mend' which has Albo-Marginated leaves vs the variegation in Alvarez. This cross has leaves that start out with beautiful variegation that will blush an intense red on the leaf surface with strong filtered light. Prefers a very intense light such as 30% - 50% shade cloth for best color. Its rosette can grow up to 2 feet tall and 2 feet wide.
Picture shown is of a mature plant representing what it can look like when grown in the proper conditions.
Buyer receives offset 1/3 to 2/3 size of mature plant.
All plants shipped bare root without soil unless otherwise noted.
|Growth Habit |
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|Large Growth Habit,|
|Lighting Requirements |
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|Strong Filtered Light|