Aechmea weilbachii

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Aechmea weilbachii
Aechmea weilbachii pendula.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Subfamily: Bromelioideae
Genus: Aechmea
Subgenus: Lamprococcus
Species: A. weilbachii
Binomial name
Aechmea weilbachii
  • Lamprococcus weilbachii (Didr.) E.Morren
  • Lamprococcus laurentianus K.Koch
  • Aechmea weilbachea Carrière
  • Aechmea subinermis Baker
  • Quesnelia glaziovii Baker

Aechmea weilbachii is a species in the genus Aechmea. This species is endemic to eastern Brazil, known from the States of Espírito Santo and Rio de Janeiro.[1][2]


Aechmea weilbachii is widely cultivated as an ornamental. Cultivars include[3]