Referred to as the "pinecone bromeliad", Vriesea flammea is a native Brazilian species that stands out with its upright growth habit and distinctive bulbous base. Adding to its allure, this plant showcases a captivating red and white inflorescence. Its dark green leaves are covered with burgundy speckles and possess the ability to retain water, making it a perfect choice for vivariums or other environments where moisture is essential. Vriesea flammea is also stoloniferous, producing offshoots that enhance its overall aesthetic appeal.
Growth habit: Small
Light requirements: Strong filtered light: Prefers moderate levels of light, such as bright indirect light or filtered sunlight. Thrives in well-lit spaces without direct exposure to intense sunlight.
Plant size and bare root info
Fully Grown is an established plant with a root system. Please be aware that our fully grown plants will be shipped without blossoms, as this ensures their safe transportation and upon arrival, they will have the potential to bloom under proper care.
An Offset (pup) is a baby shoot that develops at the base of the plant, rooting to form a new plant identical to its parent.
All plants are shipped bare root. No pot and no soil.