How to care for Bird's Nest Bromeliad
Place in a dark room with little light, like a dark bedroom or a spot far away from a window. Or directly in a north-facing window.
Watering need: Medium demand
This plant is somewhat drought-tolerant, so no need to stress too much about it drying up. Make sure to feel the soil before watering: the top layer (about 2 inches) should be dry before giving this plant more water.
Fertilizing need: Medium demand
Plants can't only survive on water, they need nutrients too. To keep your plant nice and thriving, it’s important that you add fertilizer every now and then. You can find more info below how to best fertilize this plants.
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Can get a berry-like fruit containing a lot of black seeds that can be planted to get new plants. Read more
The Best Way to Water Your Bromeliad Plants
Bromeliads are plants that are relatively drought-tolerant, so can benefit from drying out a little between waterings. A good way to check on if your bromeliad is doing okay is to see if it has water in the center of its rosette - if not, be sure to top it up!
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How to Fertilize Your Plant
Most plants require fertilizing every now and then to ensure that they get the right nutrients in order to stay happy and healthy.
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How to Repot Your Plant
Most plants require repotting every now and then in order to stay happy and healthy. However, repotting can be stressful to plants, so it's important to do it carefully and not too often.
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How to Mist Your Plant
It's best to mist your plants in the morning, when the sun is not too strong and the temperature is cooler. This will give the water time to evaporate before the heat of the day sets in.
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