Puya alpestris (Sapphire Tower) is an amazing plant that forms an up to 3 feet (90 cm) tall clump of rosettes of green leaves with spines…
Puya is a genus of the botanical family Bromeliaceae, subfamily Pitcairnioideae. These terrestrial plants are native to the Andes Mountains of South America and southern Central America. The name was derived from the Mapuche Indian word meaning "point".
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