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Dyckia marnier-lapostollei
Scientific Name: Dyckia marnier-lapostollei L. B. Smith
Family: Bromeliaceae
Dyckia  marnier-lapostollei Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10-12

Frost Tolerance: Keep frost free

Heat Tolerance: Leaf ends shrivel with an excess of heat

Sun Exposure: Light shade to full sun

Origin: Brazil (Goias state, Minas Gerais)

Growth Habits: Succulent rosette, very slow growing to 12 inches in diameter (30 cm)

Watering Needs: Moderate water during the growing season, none in winter.

Propagation: Seeds or division

This Dyckia is named for Julien Marnier-Lapostolle who discovered it in Brazil growing in crevices in rocky areas. It was first described in 1966.

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