Aechmea fasciata || also known as silver vase, urn plant. They are a species of flowering plant in the bromeliad family, native to Brazil. This bold bromeliad with its bright flowers against its striking foliage is a stunning indoor plant that can also be used on a patio and in some parts of the country can be grown outdoors. Flowers will last approximately 5 to 8 months.
Please note; size of plant may vary during season due to availability. Will mature into impressive house plant in the right conditions.
Light: bright indirect sunlight.
Temp: Warm - does tolerate heat, sun and cool climates (can be placed outside if gradually introduced to the cold or extreme temperatures) do not shock by changing its environment dramatically.
Water: Weekly, pour over the top so 'leaf cup' can catch water and self water from the top down.
Feed: Every month during growing season (Spring-Autumn) Fertiliser should be applied to the cup of the plant.
Growth habit: Slow growing, pull pups off as they appear and re pot to create new plants.
TIP: If placing outdoors, ensure it’s not in full sunshine it may also need acclimatising to an outdoor situation in hot regions. Use a shade cloth and drape it over the plant for 3 to 4 weeks
Plant Collective is based in the beautiful township of Wanaka
So take full advantage of our SAME DAY delivery service to Wanaka & Cromwell. Orders must be placed before 2pm.
Wanaka- SAME DAY delivery Monday-Friday
All Wanaka deliveries are sent out 3pm onwards
Cromwell - SAME DAY delivery to Cromwell Township, Old Cromwell Town and the outer Business area only. Monday-Friday
Queenstown- OVERNIGHT delivery to Queenstown Central, Township & Business areas only. Monday-Thursday
North Island and Rural- Please allow 4-5 business days for your package to arrive. Deliveries will be sent on Monday or Tuesday. This is to avoid our beautiful plants being held in the courier company depot over the weekend
Our delivery fees are calculated depending on destination and weight of your order. Shipping fees will be specified during checkout and before order confirmation.
You will receive a confirmation email once purchased. Once your order is packaged you will receive another email with tracking information.
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SHOP ADDRESS FOR PICK UP & COLLECTIONS
28 Helwick Street, Wanaka