Aechmea fendleri is a species native to Venezuela, Trinidad and Tobago that has a very colorful inflorescence. Mostly a green to lime-green in overall leaf color, this hardy species provides an inflorescence with its blue and red and purple colors.
Aechmea fendleri is a species of bromeliad in the genus Aechmea. This is an epiphytic plant whose natural environment is in the cloud forests at elevations of 900 to 4,500 feet. ‘Fendleri’ is a 3-foot, rosette shaped plant that has spreading spines on black edged green leaves reaching 32 inches long. The 1 foot high, pink, cylindrical inflorescence is branched high above the leaves with a sparse dusting of white while the pastel coloring extends to the flowers of violet-purple.