I am amazed at the utter beauty of my plant which is really 8 plants in total and is giving up several pups now in various sizes. Aechmea Fasciata is commonly known as the silver vase plant, urn plant, or tank plant. VIPP SPECIALS WHOLESALE SHOWS CONTACT US Search "Close (esc)" SHIPPING POLICY ... Aechmea correia-araujoi (Leme #809) $35.00 to $65.00 SOLD OUT Aechmea recurvata v. recurvata. Be sure to flush out that vase every 1-2 months with fresh water so bacteria doesn’t build up. Let the growing media dry down about 3/4 of the depth of the grow pot between watering your Aechmea bromeliad plant. Aechmea are wonderfully uncomplicated bromeliads to grow. The reason this Bromeliad is so popular. Keep the urn (cup or vase – this is the central part of the plant) 1/2 full of water & spray or hose the leaves every couple of weeks. The person in the shop didn’t know the name or the care instructions :-/ so I’m very pleased to find your video! Nell. Change water frequently with clean water to prevent odor and bacteria.Temperature: Aim for 55 degrees or higher. It’s best to water the growing medium in the pot once a month; a bit more or less depending on your temps & humidity. Introducing "One Thing": A New Video Series. Oh, I love to create so you’ll find a bit of that in the mix along with lots of videos too. I have cared for them all winter inside according to your instructions, but neither is showing any sign of blooming. Aechmea are wonderfully uncomplicated bromeliads to grow. The most important rules to follow are to keep the central cup filled with clean water. You can choose from Aechmeas, Guzmanias, Neoregelias, Pink Quill Plants or Vrieseas. They need this exposure to bring out the variegation in their foliage & also to flower. This is explained in the video. For a long time, bromeliads were considered advanced or expert houseplants, more fit for a greenhouse than a normal home, but bromeliads are finally beginning to attract the attention they deserve. Aechmeas like bright light, like near an east or west window. Many many many thanks, Hi Hani – I don’t fertilize my bromeliads. The flower’s pretty in pink & blue! The plant will slowly start to die (sad but true – it’s just part of its life cycle!). Comment document.getElementById("comment").setAttribute( "id", "a74a815ff437a20d8dcdf36c66ee9469" );document.getElementById("ac892772fc").setAttribute( "id", "comment" ); Hi, I’m Nell, and this is where I celebrate all things garden and share my passion for plants, flowers and the great outdoors. They’ll do okay in lower light for a few weeks but if you’re growing 1 for the long haul, bright is best. I was encouraged that you have them outdoors in Santa Barbara, as we live in Morro Bay. Genus Aechmea are evergreen perennials forming funnel-shaped rosettes of strap-shaped leaves, with a terminal spike of tubular flowers often with colourful triangular bracts, followed by fleshy fruits It likes humidity, so place on a tray of damp pebbles or mist regularly. Jon VanZile is a Master Gardener and the author of "Houseplants for a Healthy Home. The A. Aechmea orlandiana. In its natural habitat the rosette of leaves form an ‘urn’ or well, which collects rainwater. The main difference between the two is the Aechmea primera has a smooth leaf edge and the Aechmea fasciata bromeliad has small spines on the leaf edge. 02/18/2017. Nell, Hi Lacey – Aechmeas bloom for 2-4 months & then their flowers die. With its gorgeous pink flower, Aechmea Primera is so similar to the Aechmea Fasciata that is often used as a substitute. Usually pink, they rise above the plant like a spiky crown, with smaller purple flowers emerging in time. p.s. Ron. They’ll do okay in lower light … I grew Bromeliads in my Santa Barbara garden just a few blocks from the ocean so they got a fair amount of moisture from the air. Feed during the active growing season: April through August. This is one popular species to grow as a houseplant. Don't replant deeply as this will kill the plant. I haven’t heard anything about these being toxic to cats or dogs. Aechmeas, like other Bromeliads, get their nutrients from matter which falls on them from plants above. Is it likely to flower again? These Aechmea plant care tips will help keep yours healthy as can be. Curious about your opinion or experience on bringing them in during the winter. The common names derive from the center of the plant being shaped like an urn or vase. Nell, […] and yes, I do love them that much. It is originally from tropical regions of Central and South America. ", 4 Genera of Bromeliad Plants for Growing Indoors, 7 Great Houseplants for Low-Light Conditions, 25 Recommended Air Plants to Grow Indoors. Average on both is fine. Aechmeas are easily propagated by the pups, or babies, which are produced off the mother plant. The zebra plant is distinguished by horizontal darker stripes across its leaves, while the urn plant has solid silver-green leaves. Bromeliad plants have a minimal root system so don't over water. "Fosters Favorite," which is a lower growing plant with reddish leaves. Do not expose to direct sunlight, but they can be acclimated to higher light levels.Water: Keep water in the central cup. In de winter geef je de plant pas water wanneer al het water uit … The one of mine that you see in this post & video has already died but 2 pups are growing off the base. I started out my horticultural career as an interior plant technician maintaining plants in lobbies, malls, offices, and hotels. The most important rules to follow are to keep the central cup filled with clean water. Aechmeas like bright light, like near an east or west window. I want to keep this one outdoors & is already acclimated. Thank you for helping us spread the word & make the world a more beautiful place! In the winter, feed plants every other month. De Aechmea kamerplant is het bekendste soort van de Bromelia familie. I just inherited an Aechmea, and it’s center has bloomed, died, been removed but main plant is still there (with 2 pups, a pup on each side of the “mother” plant). Hi Sharon – Yes it does. 2 Water the aechmea plant thoroughly. Hi Carol – The pink & purple buds are the flowers. Common Houseplants: Details on Indoor Plants that are Low-Maintenance. Required fields are marked *. Nell. Aechmea Plant Care Tips Light. They need this exposure to bring out the variegation in their foliage & also to flower. Dupa ce a inflorit, planta-mama se usuca, lasand loc puilor, unu sau doi, care incep sa se dezvoltea de la baza ei. Hi Mona – Greetings from Arizona! Make sure the pot is well-weighted. Aechmea is a genus of flowering plants in the family Bromeliaceae (subfamily Bromelioideae).The name comes from the Greek aichme, meaning "spear".Aechmea comprises eight subgenera [citation needed] and around 250 species distributed from Mexico through South America and the Caribbean. I will take care of it this way from now on! If your home is really dry, then mist your Aechmea once a week. The water should run right through your potting media, leaving only … If a bromeliad is unstable in the pot, it can be staked up. Will removing the mother Plant encourage the new pups to bloom, as they have not yet? Keep the cup or vase about 1/2 full of water. Das kommt her, aus die forme des Blutes. Aechmea fasciata requires partial shade and a well-drained, but moisture-retentive soil. Here’s a big head’s up: the flower and stalk will eventually brown & die. Una planta muy fácil de cuidar que dará un toque de color a tu hogar. [citation needed But I think it was ultimately just too dark in my home because over time the flower seemed to stop blooming, the leaves are drooping more than they should and where the leaves bend there are grey/brown spots. Oh yes, the Aechmea hanging out in my bathroom with its fellow Bromeliad buddy, the Neorogelia. They made it into the pages of my houseplant care book Keep Your Houseplants Alive so you know they’re easy, and fabulous too! De asemenea, plantele pot fi atacate de fainare. Hi Nell, my two pups have been in separate containers since last summer. I’ve found that the center of the plant will begin to rot over time if it’s kept completely full, especially in the winter months. 1. I’d leave the mother plant be for a while until the pups get bigger. Its common name comes from the vase like urn formation of the leaves. They are especially easy to care for and reward their owners with bright, long lasting inflorescence. Listovi su skupljeni u rozetu, savijeni su poput žlijeba, ovalno su eliptični, dugi 40-90 cm, tvrdi, sitnonazubljenih rubova, zelene boje te imaju na sebi poprečne sive, nepravilne mrlje. I am sorry, but I do not understand the watering. Just be sure to keep it out of direct, hot sun because it’ll burn. I believe this post & video will answer you question: https://www.joyusgarden.com/propagating-bromeliads-how-to-remove-pot-up-bromeliad-pups/ Even if you don’t get a lot or any root, they’ve propagated just fine in succulent mix & orchid bark for me. The Aechmea was the most common of all and their pink blooms long-lasting. I’m starting out with the Aechmea fasciata because this tropical beauty makes a great houseplant and is so easy to care for. and the little buds are losing their color. For this reason, it’s best to spray the fertilizer onto the foliage & the surface of the growing medium. The urn plant also has the common name of silver vase and is the most popular bromeliad from the Aechmea genus for growing and displaying indoors. The truth is, that bromeliads can be easily adapted to regular home conditions. Aechmea fasciata (Urn Plant or Silver Vase Plant) makes a great houseplant because it’s beautiful and low-maintenance. Happy gardening & thanks for stopping by, You can find more houseplant info in my simple and easy to digest houseplant care guide: Keep Your Houseplants Alive. D'une croissance lente, il mesure de 20 à 60 centimètres de haut. Today I’m sharing Guzmania plant care tips. The A. In the home, the plant is watered by filling the urn, too, to around one inch deep. About the Aechmea . CARE SHEETS. another option is to mount them on driftwood or bark. Stay tuned because next week will be all about the Tillandsia cyanea, or Pink Quill Plant. Your Aechmea would welcome occasional spraying of the foliage every now & then. Ideally, use rainwater, or failing that, distilled or filtered water. Aechmea fulgens discolor. Probably about 8 Years ago. Before I move it I would love any tips or no-no’s you can give me. They can survive to 45 degrees, but not for long.Soil: Any soil mix as these are technically air plants that use their roots for support.Fertilizer: Fertilize sparingly with a liquid fertilizer during the growing season. Die Aechmea ist eine blühende Zimmerpflanze, verfügbar in viele Farben. Their leaves have backward-curving spines that can be painful, so be careful how you pick them up. Will relocate it back to an east window (currently in a north) and water it in the urn(haven’t ever :(. And yes, you definitely need to bring it inside before the temps get below 40 – 45 degrees F. Nell. Nog een leuke weetje: de bananenplant is een broertje van de Aechmea. I have had it home for about 3-4 weeks and noticed the last couple of days that the spike is dull and gray looking. They’ll grow fine in orchid bark or cymbidium mix. Aechmea bromeliads are probably the most popular houseplant bromeliads on the market today. I bought a beautiful Bromeliad Aechmea for my house about 4 months ago. Make sure newly potted bromeliads are well-supported—they have a tendency to fall over as the root systems are weak at first. Christy – It takes bromeliad pups 2 to 5 years before they mature & bloom. Achmeajest rodzajem obejmującym dziesiątki gatunków zmiennych roślin, z których znaczna część jest epifitami. If your Aechmea does, just be sure not to put too much if any fertilizer in the vase (the salts build up) & do the feeding in spring or summer. It’s best to keep the vase, cup, urn or tank (the center where the flower arises out of) 1/4 to 1/2 way full of water. They get the moisture & nutrients they need through their foliage. Could you advise me how to split up several of the plants in order to pot them on. Beginning gardeners fear not, for this bromeliad with the patterned silver foliage and pink flower will have you singing “green thumb” in no time. Spray it on the leaves and fertilize the roots. Hope that helps! Thank you. Nell, Greetings from Romania! You’ll see those pups will start to form off the base of the mother plant. This one is popular […], […] We Like Them: Bromeliads are tough, interesting and don’t require much fuss. Aechmea plant care tips: Light: Aechmeas like bright light, like near an east or west window. Is there anything else I should do to bring it back to it’s full life and help the leaves heal – or just give it time in it’s new home? I water the growing medium (letting the water thoroughly drain out of the pot) again every 1-2 months, depending on the temps. When I bought it was very healthy and the pink/purple flower was coming in strong. Aechmeas are epiphytes & in nature grow attached to other plants & even rocks. Hij is vooral erg populair vanwege zijn fel gekleurde bloem, die helaas wel maar één keer bloeit voordat de plant sterft. Why Is My Bromeliad Plant Turning Brown & Looking Sick? Aechmeas don’t have an extensive root system so yours most likely will never need to be repotted. It takes anywhere from 4-5 years for a bromeliad to bloom from the pup stage. Elle se compose d'une hampe florale aux bractées roses d'où surgissent … As original, colorful and exotic as its cousins are, Aechmea is a simply astounding indoor plant of the vast Bromeliaceae family. I’m sorry to ask but i coudn’t undrestand about the best kind of fertilizer and also the best time of using. You can use an all-purpose orchid food, diluted to 1/2 strength, or this fertilizer formulated for air plants. It's not unusual for an aechmea flower spike to last for months. After the flower bract dies back, cut it off at the base. Hi Neil! Nell, Hi, I bought a Del Mar years ago from Ikea. It takes the pups at least 5 years until they flower. Zorg ervoor dat er in de zomer altijd enkele centimeters water in de koker van de plant staat. I am going to follow your advice and cut back the dying flower stems. Be aware that a mature aechmea is a fairly top-heavy plant and will tip over in a standard plastic pot. The plant name of this delightful beauty is Bromeliad – Aechmea Fasciata. Here’s our bromeliads category for your reference: https://www.joyusgarden.com/categories/#bromeliads Nell. Name – Aechmea Family – Bromeliaceae Type – indoor plant Height – 12 to 20 inches (30 to 50 cm) Exposure – light but without direct light Foliage – evergreen Flowering – end of winter or summer Then water well but do not allow your bromeliad to stand in water. They were in bright light. Aechmea fasciatas roset danner et naturligt bæger i midten. A very long lasting pink flower with blue inflorescences m things). Light: The plant likes bright filtered light. Your cost for the products will be no higher but Joy Us garden receives a small commission. I was given an Aechmea recently with a big beautiful bright pink spike and little pink and purple buds showing between the spikes – my first, so I am still learning. What is happening? Nell. Es ist eine einfache Pflanze, die wenig Anforderungen stellt an der Pflege. Należące do rodzinny ananasowatych, charakteryzują się tym, że wraz z wydaniem kwiatostanu, rozpoczyna się proces zamierania rośliny, połączony z wydawaniem roślin potomnych, odrostów, które zastępują roślinę mateczną. Since it is already use to our area I feel it should be fine. In the case of aechmeas, the leaves tend to bend and droop a […], […] in pink and yellow blooms. It will get some morning sun, but only filtered sun in the afternoon. It is a huge set of plants and I want to transfer it into a bigger ceramic pot in my patio by our front door. They prefer good bright light (a medium exposure) but it sounds like yours is just going through it’s normal lifecycle. Fertilizer: In the summer, feed monthly with a liquid plant food diluted to half the normal strength. Cousine de l’ananas, l’aechmea vit en épiphyte sur les arbres dans le creux des écorces, où elle se nourrit des matières organiques décomposées. De Aechmea is een plant die water opvangt in het midden van de plant, geef hierom water in de kelk (bloem). Root rot can be a problem if the soil is too moist. If your water is hard & full of minerals, then consider using distilled or purified water. I was told they won’t bloom if I bring them indoors- but I’m in mid-east Virginia, and have much colder winters than you do. Many thanks, Hi Katy – The flowers of the Del Mar Aechmea are long lasting & beautiful. Most Aechmeas are epiphytic meaning they grow non-parasitically on another host such as a tree. De udsprungne blomster er purpurrøde og afløses af bær, som bliver siddende længe. These new plantlets can be potted up individually in small pots or left to form a clump of plants. After the flower dies, then the mother plant starts to die. Eventually you notice that the plant is slowly turning brown too. This vase shape collects water in its natural habitat and the grower fills this frequently as intended by nature. Aechmea este sensibila la atacul paduchilor testosi si lanosi si al acarienilor. Aechmea Bromeliad Plant CareHow to Water. Aechmea broemliads offer a great variety in color, foliage, and growth habits. Mature bromeliads should not be repotted. Oh great Anastassia – so glad this post helped! I was offered this plant in a plastic pot with a plastic plate below it. Diese Zimmerpflanze hat den Spitznamen ‘Aichme‘, das ‘Lanspunkt‘ oder Spitz bedeutet. "Del Mar" is a smaller blue bromeliad. The main purple/orange flower died after sometime, leaving the green spikey leaves, they are still healthy, and lots more than there were originally, it has now even produced another lot of leaves at the base, sprouting from the side. Granted these aren’t the most welcoming environments for flowering plants native to the tropics and the subtropics but bromeliads really held their own. Aechmea fasciata (cunoscuta la noi si sub denumirea de Ecmea) provine din padurile tropicale din Brazilia, unde creste pe trunchiurile copacilor. Here’s a close-up so you can see the vase, urn or tank. New plantlets will emerge from the mother plant, which will gradually die back and can be removed at the soil level. De asemenea, se mai poate intampla ca frunzele sa isi piarda intensitatea culorii. Hi! Gelukkig is het een hele makkelijke plant om te verzorgen en zul je dus weinig omkijken hebben naar jouw Aechmea. They should flower again; it’s just a matter of time. 30-Day Guarantee on all plants, plus expert plant care support. It could make your cat sick. There are a few fertilizers formulated for bromeliads. L’aechmea est une plante d’intérieur de la famille des Broméliacées. I’m tickled pink to have you here! Thank you so much. An outstanding easy care Aechmea with silvery grey green foliage and very long lasting pink flowers, Aechmea fasticata 'Primera' is one of the best examples of this South American rainforest plant.  So if you’re interested, be sure to check out the Aechmea and the Pink Quill Plant. A Victorian favorite! As a houseplant, the plant is … Thank you very much for your help, I really appreciate it. Naturally occurring on the branches of trees. Aechmea fasciata Urn Plant, A beautiful bromeliad from Brazil. I purchased a Aechmea with a pink flower back in October and about a month or two ago the pink flower turned brown (there are still blue now turned pink little pollen(?) Thanks so much for all this useful information! Free shipping over $75. L'Aechméa est une plante vivace épiphyte au feuillage persistant et au port en rosette évasée. Vent til blomster og blade er … Aechmeas make great houseplants and their large pink blooms can brighten your home for months. Bromeliad Flowers Losing Color: How & When To Prune Them Off, https://www.joyusgarden.com/propagating-bromeliads-how-to-remove-pot-up-bromeliad-pups/, https://www.joyusgarden.com/categories/#bromeliads, 15 Easy-Care Office Plants for Your Desk | Joy Us Garden. Thanks so much for all this useful information! Most of the species in this genus are epiphytes. This post may contain affiliate links. I don’t want to do anything that will hurt this beautiful plant.. Hi Susan – I grew bromeliads outdoors for years when I lived in Santa Barbara. © 2021 Joy Us Garden | Care, Propagation, and Pruning About | Contact | PRIVACY POLICYDesign By Viva la Violet, Mother Nature Inspired Christmas Ornaments, « Updating A Decorative Plant Pot With Painting, Pink Quill Plant Care Tips: The Tillandsia with Big Bloom ». I’ve brought it into work so it can be in much better light. The plants like to be potted in smallish pots with absolutely perfect drainage. Learn tips for creating your most beautiful (and bountiful) garden ever. Keep the plant in warm temperature conditions -- the ideal temperature for growing aechmea is between 60 and 70 degrees Fahrenheit. The spike will eventually die. For instance, should I just transfer it with it’s dirt and all??. Naturalne siedliska tych roślin występują na obszarze Ameryki Środkowej i Południowej… Something for […], […] you cut it off. Family Bromeliaceae . The stately plants generally have wide, strappy green leaves that sometimes appear to be lightly powdered. Karakteristike. You can just cut away the foliage of the mother plant after its completely dried and dead leaving the pups to form in that same pot. Bromeliads can rot out if keep too wet. this fertilizer formulated for air plants. The two most common aechmea varieties include the A. chantinii, or zebra plant, and the A. fasciata, or urn plant. Formering: sideskud . However, some kitties like to chew on their crunchy leaves so if yours does, you might want to keep your eye on that. Buy Bromeliad Aechmea Pink indoor plant, 5 pot color options for $65. )Baker) je trajna zimzelena biljka iz porodice bromelija (Bromeliaceae).Korijenski sustav je slabo razvijen. My pleasure Ron. ,Nell thank you so much for your advice on the Aechmea plants. It has leathery tough arched leaves, blotched silver and sea green that overlap into a rosette forming a watertight "vase" or "urn" which gives rise to its common name. Elle est originaire d’Amérique centrale et du Sud, particulièrement du Brésil. "Blue Tango" features narrow, light green leaves with a spectacular blue flower bract. Are you going to give one a try? Todos los secretos, consejos y cuidados fáciles para tu primera Aechmea fasciata. Also, will bringing them indoors for the winter mess up the blooming cycle? They need this exposure to bring out the variegation in their foliage & also to flower. It is very easy to care for but not necessarily easy to get it to bloom. O problema frecventa care poate aparea este ingalbenirea sau brunificarea frunzelor interioare din cauza excesului de umiditate. You can read our policies here. Cut the stalk completely off. Thank you for the great information on the Bromeliad Aechmea, I found a treasure at a Estate sale this past week end with about 8 or more plants, some blooming. Aechmea fasciata is also known as the urn plant, as its rosette of stiff, silver-blue leaves form an ‘urn’ or well at the centre that collects rainwater. In the fall, winter and early spring, average room temperature should be between 65 to 75 degrees F (18 to 24 degrees C). Blomsten vil holde mindst 6 uger fra udspring. They’ll do okay in lower light for a few weeks but if you’re growing 1 for the long haul, bright is best. Although the plants themselves are beautiful, their long-lasting flowering bracts are stunning. The water should run right through your potting media, leaving only slightly wet compost behind. Aechmea with lighter or silvery leaves can be slowly adapted to higher light levels and might appreciate being moved to a sheltered nook on your patio in the summer. Bromeliads have rocked my world for many, many years so today I’m sharing the love. I’ve never fed Bromeliads because I found they really didn’t need it. Pictured here an Aechmea bromeliad plant. I grow my Bromeliads outdoors in the shade here in my Tucson garden so I up the ante with the water in those uber hot summer months. It simply could simply be the normal growth habit, depending on how long it had been in bloom before you bought it. There are also Aechmea Fasciatas and Tillandsia […], Your email address will not be published. Le Aechmea richiedono temperature intorno ai 15-20°C nel periodo estivo mentre durante il periodo invernale non devono scendere sotto i 10°C.. Sono piante che amano la luce ma non il sole diretto. Light: Indirect light or moderate shade. La floraison apparaît en été. The plants like to be potted in smallish pots with absolutely perfect drainage. Do I water the actual pot or do I leave water in the plate underneath, please? Este o planta care infloreste o singura data in viata, cand ajunge la maturitate . Hope that helps! It can also be grown epiphytically, as, for example, with moss around its roots and wired to rough bark. Main Aechmea facts. Grow Aechmea fasciata ‘Primera’ in a warm room, in a bright spot out of direct sun. If you feel the need, use a diluted orchid food if you have it. The Aechmea plants (pronounced EEK-me-uh) are popular Bromeliads, with the Urn Plant or Silver Vase Plant (Aechmea Fasciata) being one of the most popular and well known.. They go 1st. Other common names urn plant silver vase plant . Just know that Aechmeas prefer good air circulation. $8.00 1 2 Next. I planted them in pots & all in the ground. Does it take longer than six months? I’ve also used 3/4 orchid bark mixed with 1/4 coco coir. Thanks again! I excitedly grabbed it up for such a great deal, a really spectacular plant.. I always use coco coir, succulent mix & orchid bark as my planting mix for bromeliads because they’re epiphytes. Your email address will not be published. Smaller bromeliads can be potted into small containers until they are established, then moved into 4-inch or 6-inch pots until they flower. Other bromeliads include the A. blumenavii, which is upright and light green, and the A. Ehmeja (Aechmea fasciata (Lindl. Does it need more light? I live in England’s Lake District. Aechmeas need a mix that drains extremely well. Or, you can remove the pups after they’ve reached  4-6″ & put them in a new pot. I look forward to learning more from you!! All are in a 12″ tight plastic pot with hard packed soil & were in outside patio. Nell, Hi Neil! They ’ ve also used 3/4 orchid bark or cymbidium mix of direct sun the media. 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