Hiding in the Garden

brom-nutterApril 7, 2010

Hi everyone, came across this the other day poking it's head up out of the overgrown (neglected) garden and this morning I noticed it flowering.

Aechmea ornata nationalis variegata

Cheers Richard

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Wow! what a bloom. I have that plant but never had it bloom. I will be looking at it closer now.

    Bookmark   April 7, 2010 at 10:04PM
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Hi Richard,

How could you let an attractive plant like that get lost in the garden? If you don't like it, just send it my way and I'll give it a good home, and I promise I won't lose it in the garden either.

All the best, Nev.

    Bookmark   April 8, 2010 at 3:28AM
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Bloomin' lovely Richard, and to think I have one of its pups in my garden, not flowering but doing very well. I hope the bloom stays for about 6 weeks - when we get back to your place - can't wait!

Watch out Bellbrook it's the Mad brommers party weekend!

(Neat frog also!)

    Bookmark   April 8, 2010 at 6:05AM
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That is a good looking plant, it is nice to stumble on a forgotten brom that is looking good.



    Bookmark   April 8, 2010 at 6:29AM
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coffeemom(Broward z10)

It took awhile..... but I found the frog.
You guys love to rattle us Newbees. lol
Awesome plant, too!

    Bookmark   April 16, 2010 at 6:33PM
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