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Hohenbergia stellata /Bromeliad

Hohenbergia stellata  / Hohenbergia stellata
Red bracts of inflorescence is striking for weeks when this bromeliads flowers
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Red bracts of inflorescence is striking for weeks when this bromeliads flowers

A closer view of the beautiful red bracts

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Scientific Name: Hohenbergia stellata
Common Name: Bromeliad
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Flower color: Red, Purple
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: Tall, brilliant, dark red flower spike features levels of horizontal clusters of vivid dark red multiple bracts, holding deep blue petals. These beautiful inflorescence last for 6 months or more. An excellent container plant and is grown in ground beds where hardy.