There are many ways
that we can live with and enjoy Bromeliads. The old mentality of buying a
Guzmania at a home supply store and putting it in one spot until it keels over
are gone. The word is getting out about these beauties and the general
public is coming to realize that these plants are beautiful, exotic, and easy to
care for. But the artistic side of me is always looking for new applications for
them. It's great if you can have a large collection and greenhouses full of
pots, but I think it's fun to "think outside the pot" and find other ways to
incorporate them into our lives. In the following pages are some ideas.
Most are things that we've done, but I've also included some pictures of things
that just blew me away when we saw them and I wanted to share them with you.
Some of the plants are for sale on this site but I don't
have some of the plants in the older pictures to sell at the present time.
I'm always trying to get more of them, though, and you'll know when I have them.
are arrangements that I've made using smaller bromeliads and decorative
These are mounts that Rich has made from driftwood that he's collected for years
from the Florida Keys. We intend to have similar mounts for sale in the
near future on this site.
These are pictures that I've taken around town and at shows, depicting exciting
ways to enjoy bromeliads. Check out the TREE applications!
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