Puya Castellanosii. Bromeliad.  
The Puya Castellanosii is an amazing plant and rarely available.  A compact rosette of very long narrow, tapering leaves are silvery-blue in colour with brown inward pointing spines along their margins. In spring, when mature enough, striking whitish-blue tubular flowers are held above the rosettes on an upright branched flower stalk that are a deep rich pinky-purple colour. This very exotic plant will eventually form offsets and reach a height of around 2m. Definately one for the collectors this unique plant is great for large containers, coastal gardens, exotic gardens and city gardens alike, it's striking silhouette making it a wonderful architectural addition.

Listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List.

Will need protection in severe winters.

 

These are exceptional quality Puya plants from Specialist growers. Photos 1-5 are of the actual plants in stock now. 


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PUYA CASTELLANOSII.

SKU: PC12
£64.95Price
Size
  • Latin Name: Puya Castellanosii

    Common Name: Bromeliad, Chagualillo.

    Native to: Chille.

    Hardiness: -4 

    Growth: Rare. Evergreen. Slow growing. Compact rosette of long narrow silver-grey thin tapering leaves. Brown inward pointing spines along leaf margins. Striking tall upright pinky-purple flower stalks with tubular pale whitish-blue flowers.    

    Sun: Sun/partial shade.

    Exposure: Sheltered

    Soil: Fertile.Sharply drained.

    Moisture: Keep dryish in winter. 

  • Available for Delivery Now.

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    All palms have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

The Palm Tree Company

  Meadcroft, Clitheroe Rd, Whalley,

             Lancs. BB7 9AD

            Tel: 01254 447964

  E: sales@thepalmtreecompany.com

Affiliated to The British Christmas Tree Company.
VAT no: 195 5833 63

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