Endemic to the state of Esperito Santo.
The dark green leaves have variable shades of reddish tint underneath.
Produces a hanging show of red to orange berry-like flower stems which produce the small dark-blue flowers.
AECHMEA - Aechmeas are among the most beautiful of all Bromeliads. Large, colourful blooms rise above the urn-shaped rosette of leaves and last for a long time. Hardy plants and well adapted to household conditions. They prefer moderate to bright light and frequent watering.