Hope this helps anyone.. Butch - Minnesota: I really like these flowers. If you want to encourage them to bloom then fertilise with some Epson Salts (Magnesium sulphate) and ensure they get around 4-6 hours of indirect sunlight per day. Le nom d'Aechmea provient du grec aichmê qui signifie fer de lance ou flèche. © 2010-2021 GardensOnline Shopping Pty. The pups feed on the rotting carcass of the parent so it is providing a useful purpose even if it doesn't look that good. Webmaster - Sydney (currently in Dorset): Well Sandra of Hornchurch, it sounds like you have been watering it too much and you have some stem rot happening there. Aechmea patří do skupiny broméliovitých rostlin. L'Aechmea Blue Rain fleurit sans problème en toute beauté durant trois à quatre mois. Dans la famille des Broméliacées je vous présente l'Aechmée Blue Rain. to your lists, login to your account or subscribe. It won't look pretty for a while, until the old parent dies right back.. Sarah - Norwich: How long does it take for the pups to flower?. As for the re-planted pups, well they would normally take around 3-4 years to bloom. But all is not lost, the plant should survive, though this flush of flowers may not. 'Blue Rain' _ 'Blue Rain' is a tender, epiphytic, evergreen perennial with rosettes of arching, strap-shaped, glossy, dark green leaves and, in summer, red stems bearing spikes of deep blue to purple-blue flowers followed by fleshy, red fruit. Lorraine - Isleworth: Hi I have one on of these plants and the whole of the middle stem with the flowers on has come away Will I get flowers again from a new stem ?. Indoor Webmaster - Sydney: Well Jayne (of Solihull) they are most likely aphids, mites or thrips and are best deal with by spraying insecticidal soap. The motherplant has some odd tiny white spots on the leaves, they do come off if I rub them really hard. Thanks. There may be more than one.. sharron watson - bruisyard: Hi there i did not see your web page in time as my partner bought me my plant some time ago and i normally kill indoor plants very quickly this time this one has lived but i did not know what it was called so didnt really know how to continue to look after it so when i saw the shoots after the mother had flowered and died i took the shoots off put 2 in water for a week and 2 straight in to soil to see what would happen and i have to say mother and 4 babies seem to be doing fine its now been a month and all are still very green and growing i have given 2 away as presents do you think they will carry on and live or am i living a dream and they will die. Keep rosette filled with water. Variety or Cultivar 'Blue Rain' _ 'Blue Rain' is a tender, epiphytic, evergreen perennial with rosettes of arching, strap-shaped, glossy, dark green leaves and, in summer, red stems bearing spikes of deep blue to purple-blue flowers followed by fleshy, red fruit. Add your own photos, notes, get monthly email reminders on how to care for your plants, and Webmaster - Sydney: No, Georgina, nit in Ireland. In the meantime please use this page for reference. But I used a soil that had bark in. It does mean you plant will not look very pretty as the parent decays, but nature doesn't concern itself with aesthetics. Most of the species in this genus are epiphytes. linda - essex: this article was extremely useful but now the flowers have all but died do i cut it off and then place the plastic bag over the plant or do i need to leave it till it has completely died off many thanks x. Webmaster - Sydney: Linda, you can leave them or cut them off, it wont affect the ongoing activity of the plant much, though in general cutting does tend to stimulate new growth.. ellie - aylesbury: just the info I needed. Could anyone give me some advice to get it looking beautiful again. We have lots of different varieties of Aechmea flowering in the Walled Garden at the moment. Aechmea „Blue Rain“ Pflege (Lanzenrosette) Von den Bromeliengewächsen ist sie wohl die robusteste Sorte, der auch trockene Zimmerluft nichts ausmacht. 1400 arter, Bromeliaceae, og den er meget nært beslægtet med ananas. Ltd. Aechmea fasciata Urn Plant, A beautiful bromeliad from Brazil. function OnButtonPintrest(TheImageId) { A dying and rotting mother plant does however provide nutrients for the new pups.. Kev - Hampshire : What would be a good liquid food fore to give the plant.and would a cactus compost be a good one for repotting?. These two things are vital to promote blooming.. Webmaster - Sydney: Well Lynne the well is where most water is taken in from though moistening the roots cant hurt it. A very long lasting pink flower with blue inflorescences m I have an aechmea blue rain. All rights reserved. A relative of the pineapple, bromeliads are truly exotic and make a stunning houseplant. Innan blomaxet vissnar bildar växten rotskott. Once established and it flowers will a pup then be a new mother plant and produce its own pups. You can watch it decay or get rid of it. at de i naturen vokser på andre planter - som regel træer. not receiving direct sunshine. At the top are blue and white flowers that contrast against the red stems. webmaster - Sydney: Well Magee if the new growth is OK, then all is OK - thats all that matters really. I have cut the dead stem off and kept the cup full with water, I have just tipped the water out to let it dry. If there was one here I can't find them. Light soils - it is an air plant therefore getting most of its water from the central well. I'd just leave it be until it finally dies off. Spray carefuly all over, even under the leaves, covering all surfaces and repeat every two weeks until there is not more sign of aphids. It isn’t quite purple rain, but close! Webmaster - Sydney: Hey Rosanna, The flower has died, as you say, so the mother plant is on its way out - hence the browning tips of the leaves. at the moment i am misting it but the ground soil is very dry because of this do i take the pup off and pot it up or leave it in the main pot attached to the dead mother plant? Don't forget you are only providing moisture to the pup now so dry main roots are not a problem, though the pup will, in time, grow its own, but they are only for anchorage and do not supply much in the way of a drink for the new pup. Other Species: 170 species in the genus - they are mainly epiphytic in their natural environment e.g. It is October 24 today. Reply from Beata Piwko . And finally, yes, let it dry out more in winter, not completely just reduce watering.. Anita - London : My blue rain has got a pup but the mother has not died it is still in flower what do I do. Aechmea's zijn geliefd vanwege hun bloemen die in vele kleuren voorkomen. Aechmea - aechmea blue rain 6/tray longeur 25 hauteur 50 taille du pot 12; 0,7L Arrosoir d'intérieur Pratique Bleu - Haws Will my plant survive or have we killed it. Genus Aechmea are evergreen perennials forming funnel-shaped rosettes of strap-shaped leaves, with a terminal spike of tubular flowers often with colourful triangular bracts, followed by fleshy fruits No vital need to re-pot as the pup will take over from the parent, just re-pot if it is getting too cramped. But I do have a quick question: I repotted 4 Achmea Blue Rain pups a few weeks ago. Any suggestions? Note: We are working to update our ratings. Aechmea is a genus of flowering plants in the family Bromeliaceae (subfamily Bromelioideae).The name comes from the Greek aichme, meaning "spear".Aechmea comprises eight subgenera [citation needed] and around 250 species distributed from Mexico through South America and the Caribbean. However Aechmea fasciata is known to cause contact dermatitis with some people.. Kham - Toronto, Canada : Hello, The flower has passed and I’ve removed it along with some leaves at the base of the plant since they were brown and dry. Webmaster - Sydney: Well Kev, any general purpose liquid fertiliser is OK, but keep it weak. Simples.. Leanna - Leicester: Hi I've read all the above comments very useful information but I'm still a little confused as to what I should now do with my plant it's flowered then died, I cut it off now the huge spiked leaves have started to brown on the ends I've got a little plant at one side of the main one is this my new plant? In growth, water freely & feed monthly with low-nitrogen feed. The flowers will have taken a turn for the worse and its probably something you've done in the past, rather anything you can do to reverse it. Webmaster - Sydney: Apart from the ethylene that is given off by the rotting apple - you need light to encourage any bromeliad to bloom. before humans got involved they were completely self-sufficient). Family Bromeliaceae . Thanks!. Create your free The two most common aechmea varieties include the A. chantinii, or zebra plant, and the A. fasciata, or urn plant. My husband bought me a Aechmea 'Blue Rain' Bromieliad for our new home. Webmaster - Sydney: Hey Sanne of Ghent. When the3 leaves emanate out from a central rosette it forms a well or a vase in the centre of the plant that collects water, especially as it rolls down the leaves. Sa floraison qui s'étale sur plusieurs mois n'a lieu qu'une seule fois. If indoors then ensure it gets plenty of light but not directly onto the foliage. var TheImage; Among the bracts, some … The flower is also probably starting to die too, if so, there is no choice but to cut it off.. Sally - Guildford : Is aechmea blue rain poisonous for cats? Aechmea 'Blue Rain' Genus. Aechmea 'Blue Rain' 18.00. Aechmea 'Blue Rain' (Aechmea 'Blue Rain') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread The forcing tip we describe only hastens what nature intends - if the plant isn't ready to bloom no amount of apples in paper bags is going to make it.. ann cummins - colchester: were is the best places to put a blue rain plant for light and what is a well. I have watered into to well a couple of times. I am tempted to remove the flowers as this seems to be the breeding place of the aphids. A Victorian favorite! var TheButtonPintrest; Other common names aechmea 'Blue Rain' . When pups appear you might give them some extra room though.. Anita lambert - Croydon: Hi I got a blue rain in august it is still in flower but the tips of the flower r starting to go brown and dry I also have noticed that at the bottom of leaves I have new green leaves growing is this a pup and am I right in thinking to leave it untill the main flower complete dies ie brown then I remove it to replant also shall I stop watering the well now as summer has gone and let it go dry plz reply. i noticed that the leaves all the way up and turning brown and that the top two flowers are brown.i was filling the top cup with water but the soil itself was bone dry. North Yorkshire, United Kingdom . They are beautiful and are different sizes due to the time they grew on their mother. At what point should I discard the original mother plant? A real statement plant. You may also see little pups in my soil which can grow into new plants. Does the plant like sitting in a pool of water? Webmaster - Canberra (here for Floriade): Dont panic Anita, just enjoy the flower, the pup wont be harmed if you do nothing. I went away or 2 weeks and returned to find my plant covered all over the flowers in what looks like black bugs, and the leaves had white bits all over. Was also wondering being as we are 4b on the climate zone if they can be placed outside during the summer here being it's hot and humid during the summers and then placed indoors for the winter?. Well done and may your babies floursih.. Jenny Hiscock - UK: I have been give a Blue Rain as a present for Mother's Day. De Kokerbromelia komt echter maar éénmalig tot bloei en zal hierna afsterven. This information is provided as a free service to viewers. We are searching for quality suppliers of this plant for you. It will grow new pups (babies alongside) then you might need to wait a while for them to grow before they will flower or try the bag and apple trick (see left).. christine Wood - United Kingdom: HI jess thank you for answer to my comment but do i cut the dead flower stem off or not.. christine Wood - United Kingdom: When i put my blue rain plant into a plastic bag with the apple do i put the whole of the plant into the bag or just the centre of the plant and do i cut the apple in half or leave it whole x. Jess - Albury: Makes no difference if you cut the flower off or not, then whole plant or not in the bag doesn't matter and cut apple or not cut doesn't matter.. gwen - angus: My blue rain has a couple of leaves that have gone brown at the tips. }. Ensure you keep them warm, humid and watered while fertilising once a month and they will produce flowers in their own time when they are ready. i say moisten as they dont like really wet roots - which will cause root rot. Webmaster - Sydney: Well Michael, the pup is a tiny new version of the plant that appears to the side of the main plant. sian - hampshire: I have a blue rain and its started to go brown and the colour of the plant looks faded. Where you put it is your choice, just not in too much direct sun. I got my blue rain last year and followed your instructions of the rip apple method. If the flowers are turning brown the they are naturally towards the end of their life-cycle (probably not because of the aphids).. Rosanna Farrell - United Kingdom: Hello, I'm confused about how much to water my Blue Rain. Webmaster - Sydney: Well, Mrs P from somerset, my advice is to be patient and see what happens. I have a question: my Achmea's are having aphids, mainly on the flowers. i need help with my Aechmea Blue Rain too please. stones or wood. account. A tip to encourage it to flower is to let the water dry in the centre of the plant then place it in a plastic bag with a ripe apple for a week or so. La aechmea es un tipo de bromelia, existe una gran variedad de aechmeas, todas ellas de llamativas inflorescencias, pero la variedad ‘Blue Rain’ destaca por la cantidad de pequeñas flores azules que componen su inflorescencia.. Características: Se trata de una planta de interior que puede llegar a alcanzar el metro de altura. I haven't been watering in the middle for a while, only the soil a bit about once a week. Webmaster - Sydney: Hey Mai, new pups usually take between one to three years to bloom, depending on their growing conditions. Enter your details below and click 'Subscribe' and you'll have a free Shoot account. The genus name (Aechmea) comes from the Greek aichne, meaning spear-like reference to the shape of the flower heads. Works great. Thanks jenny. Pls help. margaret - scotland: My blue rain produced pups looked crap after the flower died it did not die and is now a very handsome specimen. I got a blue rain and its black on 2 leaf green leaf. Webmaster - Sydney: Having searched the net I cannot find any reference to a 'Blue Dragon' aechmea so I assume you mean 'Blue Rain' Margaret. Welcome, Dawnieballs! The mother dies after flowering and subsequent flowers come from the pups that appear alongside it. A very long lasting Blue and red flower spike with deep green glossy leaves. please contact GardensOnline to be part of our referral program. Susab. The flower has died and it's winter, so does that mean I should only water sparingly? , Scale insects De plant bloeit gemiddeld 2 tot 5 … Should I empty the well and let it dry out and just mist the plant? The official name for your ‘Blue Rain’ plant is Aechmea. Aechmea 'Blue Rain' About me: I am easily identified by my vibrant neon flowers. What should i do. The white patches on the leaves are where they have eaten into the leaves to suck out the sweet sap. What is this and what do I need to do to get rid of it? Jess - Albury: Your answers are over there on the left of the page, Christine. So today I have decided to separate mother and 2 of her pups as they were nearly as tall as their mother. a good potting mix which has a variety of constituents including fiborous materials like bark. The stately plants generally have wide, strappy green leaves that sometimes appear to be lightly powdered. Three years is usually about the time you'd expect a mother to start to die off, though as you have already relocated your pups this has given the mother a longer lease of life as she hasn't had to feed those pups So she might just survive longer yet. Their leaves have backward-curving spines that can be painful, so be careful how you pick them up. Má obloukovité kožovité listy, které rostou ze středové růžice a vytvářejí "trychtýř". Put the Aechmea in a … Is my plant dead or salvageable?!. Other bromeliads include the A. blumenavii, which is upright and light green, and the A. If pups are there then parent is on the way out.. Georgina - Ireland: Can this plant be sown outside. one more thing, when re-potting pups what is the best soil?. This is a slow process and new off-shoots should appear at the side of the plant which you can re-pot when they get bigger and parent plant dies back.. Paul - Swansea: Hi there, mine has gone brown, after a while, what do I do with it?. Then, as all living things, it will flower when its ready.. lynne - wolverhampton: I have had one of these plant's brought has a present a couple of the leaves have gone brown can I cut them off and not harm the plant please let me know thanks. I'd never seen one before. I also wondered how long it normally takes for a pup to flower - some are now quite large but no flowers in three years?. A bit is OK but they are happiest in bright, but difused and indirect light.. Mrs P - Somerset: I've had a blue rain (bought from a supermarket) for a few weeks now. if planted outdoors it needs shade or dappled shade as you get under trees. Glasshouse Webmaster - Sydney: Well, Jenny, no Bromeliads like wet roots so I'd suggest removing all pot layers and giving it some space to get air around the roots while anchoring it with something solid e.g. Aechmea Blue Rain is a gorgeous bromeliad which is as spectacular as it is easy to look after. Don't forget that in nature there are no humans to break pups off. Mags - manchester : Hi,I bought a blue rain 2 weeks ago (Mid november).Some of the leaves have gone brown towards the tips and the flowers have dried and look burnt! They are superb. Many thanks. Is this ok. The flower died a month or so after I got it but the mother plant is still going strong and has produced more than 10pups over the years which are all over our house. Sign up for your FREE ACCOUNT today or login to receive detailed monthly care instructions. Yes, new green leaves are almost certainly a pup, but it will feed on the decaying parent which has flowered so it will die. There are 3 little pups now and I've been watering them and separate them from their mother pups which finally died completely after 5 months time. return (true); Here we list businesses who usually sell this plant. Lynne - Yorkshire: Hi i understand the plant needs watering into the well but i cant find anywhere that says if i should occasionally water the soil as my plant soil is really dry also when the pups appear should they be taken off and replanted please Lynne. Aechmea blue rain care requirement: well drain soil, moist soil, warm climate, more than (15C 59F) can survive 10C but not recommend, keep the plant with water in the leaves. Webmaster - Sydney: Hey Lola, these plants really need plenty of shade. We have placed it in front of a window - not on the window sill ... is this a correct position (It's NOT in direct sunlight) Thank you.. Webmaster - Sydney: Well if youre in Dartford then that will be UK and all i can say is keep it on the inside of the window! bromeliad roots are really just anchors - not much goes in via them. Someone suggested it was lightly sprayed with water and washing up liquid, but the flowers are now dying. I tried the trick with the apple, still, not flowering? In the meantime watering more sparingly in winter is good, but keep the central well full, it gets most of its water requirements from there rather than the surrounding soil.. Lola - Hervey Bay Quensland: Hi, can I put Flower Bromeliad Blue in the sun in Queensland? Ann - Waltham Lincolnshire: I've read the comments and advice - all of which really useful, but do I use tap water or rain water for my Blue Rain?. Get expert info and easy to follow monthly care reminders for the plants in your garden by signing up for a free Shoot account. But I have been waiting for the main (mother) plant to die but it has not. So if your plant isn't flowering its because its not ready to. You'll also receive handy monthly email reminders of what needs doing. Where did they come from? My guess is over watering or over fertilising. If you just leave them to themselves those pups will grow to mothers, flower and die meanwhile giving birth to new pups alongside. Thanks for your patience. thankyou in advance regards j sorry for all the questions but I've never had a plant like this before.. Webmaster - Sydney: Well Jane of Yorkshire, leave the pup attached, it provides a food source. give it a spray with a mister every day). Always keep the potting soil moist, without letting the roots stand in water. Do I disregard the big Part that's flowered? not much room to expand, then it would be best to gently prize the pup away and re-pot it as it would have more room to grow and access to more nutrients when you feed it. Jennifer Amy - Mansfield, Nottinghamshire: Webmaster - Canberra (here for Floriade): Webmaster - Sydney (currently in Dorset): If you are a retailer and offer this plant for sale, either in-store or online. Hello, I'm confused about how much to water my Blue Rain. Let us know please.. margaretpryde - Banbury: Is this plant toxic to cats?. Don't forget that it is an epiphyte so doesn't suffer from being pot bound as other rooted plants do. I have another question the plant is in an ordinary plastic flower pot and this is inside a pot which has a lip so the flower pot can't be removed. 6 Sep, 2010; Answers. The thing is the leaves have started to go brown at the…, Can any-one tell me what I should the plant is now dying off should I cut it bk or just leave it. Equally a good quality seed raising mix will be fine, just ensure the pups are well anchored.. Gill - dorset: i have a new shoot growing how do i make a new plant. These striking Aechmea ‘Blue Rain’ are part of the Bromelia family and are a surprisingly easy houseplant with a dramatic blue and red flower spike will last for weeks. Naturally occurring on the branches of trees. November of 0.6m after 2-5 years. I have put apple in soil and covered with cling film. (I did it four times with 1 week in between). If kept indoors then put it closer to the light without it being in direct light. L'Aechmea 'Blue Rain' présente un port érigé, large et évasé. Tål torr luft. Old foliage and flowers are always going to die off, so turning brown is just that first stage.. Lisa - Brighton: Hi, I received this plant in October and loved the flowers, although they were all dead by end of November. Using a soil mix with structure will be best, e.g. Any attached pups will be feeding of it. Plant it as the webmaster has described above.. christine Wood - United Kingdom: I have a aechmea blue rain plant and the flower has died what do i do to get to flower again?. Black only means one thing - dead (for whichever reason). C'est un grand Aechméa, la plante mesure environ 90 cm de hauteur, les feuilles sont bordées de piquants très pointus et l'inflorescence est magnifique, la tige est rouge et les fleurs sont bleues . Sorry for all the questions but my sister bought me this and I gather it was expensive and she'll kill me if I kill it.. Webmaster - Sydney: Gemma, you can separate or you can leave it attached, it will not affect the flowering. Ses élégantes fleurs bleues à base blanche et à bractées pourpres sont portées par des tiges rouge vif. Thry manage to look after themselves quite well in the wild, just make sure it has water for now.. Williams - Dartford: We've just bought one (Aechmea Blue Rain) and it's a stunning plant. Lättskött, tålig växt! The flower spikes will last for many months and although the mother plant only blooms once, it will continue to produce young offshoots. ©2004-2021 Shoot Limited. Amazing, spear-like flowerheads are covered in blue and white flowers which contrast beautifully against the … Matt - Lincoln: Wot would be the best way to treat the leaves when they're covered with dust and water marks?. They are small and some are black. The soil is very dry, I understand about leaving the mother plant and the shoots will grow off the sides etc. Webmaster - Sydney: Hey Nerijus, we have never heard of Aechmea being poisonous for any animals, so I think you can let your cat wander freely. Thats what happens in nature where there is no-one to 'care' for it.. Jennifer Amy - Mansfield, Nottinghamshire: My mother plant has finished flowering and leaves browned. Trim and deadhead as required. I've had plenty of pups from her and she is still nice and green so i don't think she will be dying off any time to soon.. Webmaster - Sydney: Ella, these plants generally only flowers once and usually die right afterwards, though yours seems to want to stick around to see her pups grow up. Aechmea bromeliads are probably the most popular houseplant bromeliads on the market today. We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant. There are 0 active discussions about Aechmea 'Blue Rain' (Aechmea 'Blue Rain'). Yes, leave the flower until it has died then you can cut it off if you don't want to look at it. on nous a offert il y a 30 ans une Aecmea blue rain fleurie. A nicely warm and humid hothouse or conservatory is your best bet.. alison durrant - Grimsby: Hi I 've found all of your tips very usefull, although I need some help with a bug issue on my blue rain plant. (thankyou monty python). they grow on another plant for support. Bromeliad Aechmea 'Blue Rain' Add bright, fluorescent colour to your home with this stunning indoor bromeliad. 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