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What is coming out of my bromeliad's flower spike??

Posted by iluvbotany4life Zone 5 (My Page) on
Thu, Mar 25, 10 at 20:20

My bromeliad (I believe a Vriesea) has had its flower spike for a long time now. The spike has begun fading in color, and now there's several green things popping out of the red flower spike. Here's a picture:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/17398687@N02/4462989209/

What is this? And what should I do about it?


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RE: What is coming out of my bromeliad's flower spike??

Those green and yellow things are the flowers, emerging from the red floral bracts. What to do about it? - enjoy them!

Kerry :)


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