Nidularium genus (Bird's nest bromeliad). There are 46 species of evergreen, rosette-forming, epiphytic perennials they are native to Eastern Brazil. The flowers will vary in colour from red to white.
Perennials, Evergreens, Epiphytics
Grown for their overall appearance.
They are frost tender, with a min temp of 10-15C. They grow well in moist, rich soil they prefer warm temperatures in partial-shade. You need to grow them in a position of bright light for good foliage and colour.
You can propagate by offsets in the spring or summer or by seed in the spring.
Susceptible to scale insects.
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