Ethnobotanical Dictionary
Bromeliad

Neoregelia marmorata

It is an herbaceous plant, native to Brazil that can reach up to 30 cm. in height. It grows in the form of a rosette. Its leaves can have a variety of colors including shades of brown, red and orange mixed with green. The flowers are small and grow in the center of the plant. Propagation occurs through bulbs. They require warm environments with partial shade, acidic or neutral soils with good drainage.

Applications:

It is an ornamental plant, used in outdoor gardens.

Neoregelia marmorata