Aechmea ‘Del Mar’, Bromeliad ‘Dwarf Blue Tango’

(21 customer reviews)
Arrives in 3 - 7 days.
Ships December 3rd - December 10th.
$ 55.00

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Natural Root Stimulant

Natural probiotics, organics, and moisture control gel boost root growth. Invigorates existing plants, reduces transplant shock and accelerates establishment of new plants. This all natural product will not burn roots.

When Transplanting: Apply between new soil and plant so stimulant touches root ball.

For Existing Plants: Apply stimulant 2-3 inches below top of soil.

Use the proper amount for each pot size:
6″ Pot: ½ Pack
8-10″ Pot: 1 Pack
12-14″ pot: 2 Packs

Organic Indoor Soil Mix

Watch your indoor plants flourish with PlantVine’s Organic Indoor Soil. This is our best all-purpose mix for the demanding requirements of indoor potted plants. The perfect combination of quality ingredients provides the ideal amount of water retention, drainage and aeration for a wide variety of interior plants. This is an all natural product containing no artificial fertilizers or chemicals. Each bag contains 128 oz of soil.

6” pot into an 8-10” planter: About 1.5 bags
8-10” pot into a 12-14” planter: About 3 bags

Organic Outdoor Potting Mix

PlantVine’s Organic Outdoor Potting Soil is time-tested and proven to help your outdoor potted plants thrive. This is our best all-purpose mix, and a smart choice for a wide variety of outdoor plants, flowers and vegetables. The all natural ingredients are specially blended to provide excellent long term drainage, high air porosity and good water holding capability. This mix contains no artificial fertilizers or chemicals. Each bag contains 128 oz of soil.

6” pot into an 8-10” planter: About 1.5 bags
8-10” pot into a 12-14” planter: About 3 bags

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Recently Shipped Aechmea 'Del Mar', Bromeliad 'Dwarf Blue Tango'



If you’re looking for vibrant color and easy care, look no further than the ‘Del Mar’ Bromeliad. The ‘Blue Tango’s’ hypnotic blue and purple flowers on their hot pink spike light up a room and create a truly tropical mood.

Outdoors, the Del Mar is well suited to grow in many different frost-free regions, preferring light shade or indirect sunlight. They also thrive indoors, even in office spaces with florescent lighting. The Del Mar is quite hardy, not susceptible to many pests.

Because there is no stem to the plant, the leaves actually come together to form a type of rosette (commonly called a “tank”) to take in water. Keeping  water in the central “tank” will keep the plant flourishing

Additional information


10a, 10b, 11a, 12a, 12b

Sun Exposure

Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Mature Height

1 in – 2 in


12 in – 15 in

21 reviews for Aechmea ‘Del Mar’, Bromeliad ‘Dwarf Blue Tango’

  1. Edward S. (verified owner)

    Plant arrived in MA from FL in perfect condition. It was very well packaged and looks incredibly healthy. It is a beautiful plant, very happy with purchase.

  2. Erica B. (verified owner)

    Very impressed! So beautiful, thank you!

  3. Victoria C. (verified owner)

    My second one — totally smitten with the wild flower

  4. Victoria C. (verified owner)

    I don’t normally love bromeliads but I loved this one so much, I ordered it twice — such an amazing flower. Sent safely, leaves intact!

  5. Dr Anne (verified owner)

    Beautiful plant. I will be back for more!

  6. Olivia M. (verified owner)

    The plant came in and was in great condition. I have had plants mailed in the past and they often get beat up in shipping but this plant shipped very well.

  7. Pat E. (verified owner)

    Received 2 gorgeous Blue Tango Bromeliads in bloom! They’re awesome! Couldn’t be happier. Many thanks Plantvine 😊

  8. Joe V. (verified owner)

    The plant arrived in great condition! The leaves were perfect and the stem in the middle was in tact. I love it. I get so many compliments on it because no one has ever seen it before. I highly recommend Plant Vine!

  9. DANA (verified owner)

    Such an amazing and beautiful plant!

  10. Donald Thoresen (verified owner)

  11. Donna (verified owner)

  12. Courtney Narcy (verified owner)

    This plant is beautiful!!! I love it so much

  13. Jill C. (verified owner)

    Gorgeous, healthy and so unique!

  14. Jonathan G. (verified owner)

  15. Kim W. (verified owner)

    Absolutely stunning g!

  16. Carolyn A. (verified owner)

    Beautiful plant, bugger than expected Ted, wrapped and shipped to prevent plant damage. I couldn’t be more satisfied with my purchase!

  17. James (verified owner)

  18. Daniel (verified owner)

    Plant arrived in good shape and boxed appropriately. A couple of base leaves have yellowed in the past 3 days I’ve had it, but that may be normal. I do wish there was specific information about the Blue Tango variety included with the plant. I’m still unsure as to whether to keep water in the tank and how moist or dry to let the soil become between watering. That would be helpful information.

  19. Laurie (verified owner)

    I was so surprised to receive such a beautiful plant. It was a mature plant and in bloom as well! So worth the price. I would never hesitate to order from PlantVine in the future. They greatly exceeded my expectations.

  20. loromea (verified owner)

    I received this approximately in late April early May and it was beautiful right out the box and it has stayed beautiful to this day, the end of October. The packaging was great it was easy to remove. no struggling to remove it. I thought I wrote a review when I received it but I guess it didn’t post. I did this now because everyday I go out see it on my back porch area and just now it is starting to lose some of its bloom. I have taken pictures of it currently wish I had done when I received it. It was worth it since I do so love Bromeliads.

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Why others chose the Aechmea ‘Del Mar’, Bromeliad ‘Dwarf Blue Tango’

Recommended by friends

Vibrant beautiful colors can’t wait to receive mine!!!!

Absolutely gorgeous colors!

The perfect gift for my plant loving dad!

Got something to discuss?

1 year 5 months ago

What size pot does this come in?

1 year 4 months ago

Currently we have our Medium 6″ size pot!

1 year 1 month ago

Received mine today. It was very well packaged and has a huge vibrant flower.