PlantsVriesea→King of the Bromeliads (Vriesea hieroglyphica)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 12
Plant Height: 12 - 24 inches
Plant Spread: 18 - 48 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Bright green with attractive darker cross bands.
Flowers: Showy
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

Vriesea hieroglyphica - an awesome specimen

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Spreading brown tips: Vriesea Hieroglyphica by alexeij Jan 31, 2021 7:41 AM 2
(Vriesea gigantea) by bonitin Oct 5, 2015 11:14 PM 13
Bromeliads by Fred Oct 6, 2020 7:45 AM 4,182

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