PLEASE NOTE: Since plants are often sourced from the garden to order, sizes do vary a little, depending on how they come out of the ground, but I always endeavour to give a little more rather than less! They are sometimes shipped bare-rooted, but will approximate the size specified (e.g. a 9cm pot).

Billbergia x windii
Angel's tears
Type/Hardiness Bromeliad, Perennial, Houseplant, Tender
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A bromeliad native to South America with flowers in a kaleidoscope of pink, green, purple and yellow. They are evergreen perennials, generally quite forgiving of cold - mine survive well over the winter in an insulated but unheated greenhouse, and spend the rest of the year outside in dappled sunshine, but they can also be kept indoors in a spot out of direct sunlight. There is another variety, Billbergia nutans, which has narrower leaves.
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1 x young plant (Equiv. 9cm pot) £4.95

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