Bromeliad Samba

General Information
Common Name Bromeliad
Family Bromeliaceae
Genus Guzmania
Species spp.
Cultivar ‘Samba’
Origin Tropical America
Category Flowering Pot Plant
Common Uses Color Or Accent

Plant in Photo
Container Size 06 in
Plant Height (photo) 15-18 in
Width 12-15 in
Form Single

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General Description
Leaf Color Dark Green
Texture Medium
Flower Color Orange
General Heights Short

Container Sizes 06 in-08 in
Heights 16 in-24 in
Common or Rare Limited
Forms Single, Multi

Care Basics
Water Use Medium
Humidity Requirements High
Light Level Medium Light Preferred

Temperatures, Light and Air
Minimum Temperatures 45 F
Optimum Temperature 75 F
Minimum Light 200 Foot Candles
Optimum Light 400 Foot Candles
NASA Clean Air Study

Pests and Other Problems
Most Common Insect Problem
Most Common Disease Problem Helminthosporium leaf spot
Special Requirements or Needs
Poisonous None