Bromelia pinguin in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Bromelia pinguin is a large, perennial bromeliad with spikey fronds that grow up to two metres long. It often grows in dense colonies. It is native. Descriptions and articles about the Pinguin, scientifically known as Bromelia pinguin in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Distribution; Life Hist.

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It is native to the Neotropical Region but has been introduced as an orname Succeeds in poorer soils[ ]. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. They are much used as food in all the dryer regions of Guatemala[ ].

More information about modern web browsers can be found at http: Plants growing in native habitat Photograph by: Including the Structural and Economic Classifications of Fibers. Antibacterial activity of proteins extracted from the pulp of wild edible fruit of Bromelia pinguin L.

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Journal of the Bromeliad Society, 51 2: Rocky hills in the West Indies[ ]. Harvard University Press, pp. Annals of the Carnegie Museum, Volume National Herbarium, Department of Agriculture, pp.

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Tropical Ecology, 53 2 It makes an excellent, refreshing drink[ ]. In Asia, Maurya et al. We are currently updating this section. Crop Protection, 65, One or more of the features that are needed to bromeliia you the maps functionality are not available in the web browser that you are using. Please consider upgrading your browser to the latest version or installing a new browser.

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Convention on Biological Diversity, Seeds covered with a creamy acid pulp. The entire flora 13 volumes can now be downloaded from http: Beer Agallostachys pinguin L.

This is a QR code short for Bromellia Response which gives fast-track access to our website pages. It grows along the Ganges river bank and also along a railway line between Bhagalpur to Maharajganj Maurya et al.

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Bromelia pinguin

This taxon broomelia not yet been assessed. Common and widely distributed in the lowlands of Guatemala, forming wide and dense thickets on the plains[ ]. In El Salvador, it is used to make gruel.

Distribution Table Top of page The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. This process continues until a rosette flowers, usually after several years, and terminal inflorescence occurs. Bromeliads are widely cultivated as ornamental plants across the world Espace pour la vie, and B. Scape stout, cm long, white floccose; sterile bracteoles subfoliaceous, the sheaths subinflated, the upper shorter.

The young shoots at the base of pingyin plant can be eaten raw or cooked[ ]. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status.