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Bunga-bunga taman Malaysia
(Garden flowers of Malaysia)


Nama (Malay Name) Bunga Nanas Pengapit Arang
Keluarga (Family) BROMELIACEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Aechmes tillandsoides
Saiz Biasa (Size) 5 cm
Nama Lain (Other Names) Red Hot Poker
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi
Lokasi (Location) Mimaland, Hulu Gombak


Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Sejenis pokok herba yang besar dari keluarga nanas. Daunnya hijau,panjang dan berduri, bunganya tiga kelopak dan merah. Dibiakkan dengan membelahkan rumpunnya atau menggunakan anaknya.

This is a large herbacious plant of the pineapple family. The leaves are green, thorny and long, the flowers have three petals and red. Propogated by splitting the clumps or young suckers.


Rujukan (References)

      Buku (Books)

1.       Living With Plants; Amy & John Ede; (1980); MPH;
            Singapore. - mukasurat (page)


Pertanyaan (Inquiries)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259, Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya,
July 2000