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Hohenbergia pennae, Hohenbergia

Hohenbergia pennae

Hohenbergia
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Origin: Brazil
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeModerate waterUnusual colorOrnamental foliage

the plants have the basic shape of bottle of Chianti wine; bulbous at the bottom, constricted at the neck and flaring at the top. The color is tannish-green, darkening with age and suffused with dark spots. Has a dark inflorescence with green berries.


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Hohenbergia pennae, Hohenbergia


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