Arid-climate bromeliad with a huge flower spike of sapphire-blue colored flowers.
Arid-climate bromeliad, grows to 3-5ft, clumping habit. Leaves are long, with sharp teeth on their sides.
Hardy to about 20-25F.
Needs minimal water. Grow in full sun or part shade, should stand temperatures to 100F.
By seeds and divisions.
Planted as an ornamental or xeriscape plant for its amazing electric-blue flowers, a color unlike almost anything produced in the plant kingdom.
Native to higher altitude regions of Chile.
Aqua Sapphire Tower