Need ID please

mcbdz(8 Louisiana)February 15, 2009

Could someone ID these for me please. Bought off ebay and don't have any kind of ID other then pic and bromelaid. I would like to know so I care look up specific care these are my first.

Thanks,

Pattie

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hotdiggetydam

The first one is a billbergia

    Bookmark   February 15, 2009 at 11:16AM
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mcbdz(8 Louisiana)

Thanks HDD, Any guess on the other?
Pattie

    Bookmark   February 15, 2009 at 11:21AM
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hotdiggetydam

Its either a billbergia or an aechmea but I dont know as I have not grown that particular plant

    Bookmark   February 15, 2009 at 12:12PM
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bodiggly

Pattie,

The second one is Billbergia pyramidalis var. concolor.

    Bookmark   February 15, 2009 at 1:51PM
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splinter1804

Hi mcbdz,
I also think the second one is Bil. pyramidalis concolour but I can't see the first one well enough (Pic. too small on this computer)but it is a Billbergia.

All the best, Nev.

    Bookmark   February 15, 2009 at 2:52PM
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mcbdz(8 Louisiana)

Thank yall so much for your help. Now, I can label them and look up their specific care. Yall are so great.
Pattie

    Bookmark   February 15, 2009 at 4:16PM
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