Guzmania is an epiphytic bromeliad. It does not grow in soil, but grows clinging to rocks or larger plants and derives moisture and nutrients from the air. Many bromeliads form cup-like structures that collect water.


  • Title: scarlet star
  • Location: 19.3606698,-99.159692514
  • Type: plant
  • Contributor: The New York Botanical Garden
  • Original Source: find out more garden navigator
  • Rights: © The New York Botanical Garden

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