Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis
Puya mirabilis

Puya mirabilis

Puya mirabilis is a fast growing terrestrial bromeliad with forms large grassy clumps of rosettes up to around 60 cm tall and 3 m wide.
Inflorescence: Very tall relative to the size of the plant, stiff, ascending, about 60-90 or more cm tall. Flowers up to
Blooming season: Autumn.
Cultivation and Propagation: Puya mirabilis is a compact and carefree fast growing bromeliad and one of the fastest blooming.
Growing substrate: This bromeliad needs a well drained soil mix comprising equal parts of well rotted compost, coarse river sand (or pumice) and loam and can remain in the same position for many years.
Watering: It enjoys regular moisture, once per week during the summer growing period, but reduce watering in winter to once every two or three weeks, but like all Puyas, it’s very tough and drought tolerant. Requires complete and perfect drainage. Give it excellent drainage.
Hardiness: USDA Zones: 9-11, Hardy to -6° C. North of Zone 9, this bromeliad is grown in containers that must be overwintered indoors.

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Late spring/early summer
Botanical Name Puya mirabilis
Common Name Pitcairnia mirabilis
Family Bromeliaceae
Flower Color Pale yellow
Growth Rate Fast growth
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11
Mature Size 1218 in
Native Area Bolivia
Resistance 6° C
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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Puya mirabilis

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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

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Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, you will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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Puya mirabilis

Puya mirabilis is a fast growing terrestrial bromeliad with forms large grassy clumps of rosettes up to around 60 cm tall and 3 m wide.
Inflorescence: Very tall relative to the size of the plant, stiff, ascending, about 60-90 or more cm tall. Flowers up to
Blooming season: Autumn.
Cultivation and Propagation: Puya mirabilis is a compact and carefree fast growing bromeliad and one of the fastest blooming.
Growing substrate: This bromeliad needs a well drained soil mix comprising equal parts of well rotted compost, coarse river sand (or pumice) and loam and can remain in the same position for many years.
Watering: It enjoys regular moisture, once per week during the summer growing period, but reduce watering in winter to once every two or three weeks, but like all Puyas, it’s very tough and drought tolerant. Requires complete and perfect drainage. Give it excellent drainage.
Hardiness: USDA Zones: 9-11, Hardy to -6° C. North of Zone 9, this bromeliad is grown in containers that must be overwintered indoors.

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Late spring/early summer
Botanical Name Puya mirabilis
Common Name Pitcairnia mirabilis
Family Bromeliaceae
Flower Color Pale yellow
Growth Rate Fast growth
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11
Mature Size 1218 in
Native Area Bolivia
Resistance 6° C
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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