Angel's tears Billbergia × windii

angel's tears


B. x windii is a compact perennial with funnel-shaped rosettes of dull green strap-shaped leaves, and pendent racemes of pink and green flowers arise from rose-pink bracts, on stems to 50cm

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      angel's tears

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    No pruning required

  • bambooSoil

    Sand, SoilLoam

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Low Maintenance Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed as soon as ripe at 27°C or root offsets in summer

  • insectPests

    Scale insects may be a problem

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally disease free