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Bromeliad The term Bromeliad is a simplification of the scientific name Bromeliaceae which covers any member of the pineapple family. They come from South America<br />
 Aechmea fasciata Click/tap to enlarge Species intro

Bromeliad

The term Bromeliad is a simplification of the scientific name Bromeliaceae which covers any member of the pineapple family. They come from South America

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''Aechmea fasciata'' is a species of flowering plant in the bromeliad family, native to Brazil. This plant is probably the best known species in this genus, and it is often grown as a houseplant in temperate areas.

Similar species: Grasses, Bromeliads, Sedges
Species identified by WildFlower
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By Graeme Ruck

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Uploaded Oct 24, 2013. Captured Jul 20, 2011 14:10.
  • Canon EOS 1000D
  • f/4.5
  • 1/128s
  • ISO400
  • 95mm