Billbergia X windii

Billbergia X windii a is very easy to grow terrestrial bromeliad that can be grown outside in the warmer summer months. It has a lovely dull green rosette of strap like leaves and produces intense pink and green flowers that emerge from pink bracts. Try growing it in pots fixed high onto walls or posts to create an interesting rainforest style to your garden.

Key plant features:

Rosette of evergreen leaves, colourful flowers.

Family:

Bromiliaceae

Common names:

Unknown

Position:

Partial shade

Hardiness:

Tender, though can be grown outside in summer.

Evergreen:

Evergeen

Soil:

Moist but well drained..

Billbergia X windii being grown in the nurseries at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens 2019.