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Image of Guzmania

James H. Schutte

(Guzmania, Irene Guzmania, Torch Bromeliad)

Spineless glossy leaves punctuated with a long-lasting fuchsia-magenta floral stem, 'Irene' is a showy shade-loving bromeliad. A tender tropical perennial epiphyte (grows upon another plant for support), this cultivar is a hybrid derived from plants with origins in Tropical America.

The leaves are wide straps with a glossy sheen and are thin and flexible. They are arranged in a rosette that forms a reservoir, or vase, in which rainfall and leaf litter can collect to provide the nourishment to...

Image of Guzmania

Carol Cloud Bailey

(Guzmania, Luna Guzmania, Torch Bromeliad)

Spineless glossy leaves punctuated with a long-lasting violet-magenta floral stem, 'Luna' is a showy shade-loving bromeliad. A tender tropical perennial epiphyte (grows upon another plant for support), this cultivar is a hybrid derived from plants with origins in Tropical America.

The leaves are wide straps with a glossy sheen and are thin and flexible. They are arranged in a rosette that forms a reservoir, or vase, in which rainfall and leaf litter can collect to provide the nourishment to...

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Jessie Keith

(Guzmania, Marjan Guzmania, Torch Bromeliad)

Spineless glossy leaves punctuated with a long-lasting salmon-peach floral stem topped in yellow, 'Marjan' is a showy shade-loving bromeliad. A tender tropical perennial epiphyte (grows upon another plant for support), this cultivar is a hybrid derived from plants with origins in Tropical America.

The leaves are wide straps with a glossy sheen and are thin and flexible. They are arranged in a rosette that forms a reservoir, or vase, in which rainfall and leaf litter can collect to provide the...

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James H. Schutte

(Guzmania, Omer Morobe Guzmania, Torch Bromeliad)

Glossy and spineless, the cream, green and rose-variegated foliage of 'Omer Morobe' is accentuated with a long-lasting fuchsia-magenta floral stem topped in gold. A shade-requiring, tender tropical perennial epiphyte (grows upon another plant for support), this cultivar is a hybrid derived from plants with origins in Tropical America.

The variegated leaves are wide straps with a glossy sheen, pink blush, and are thin and flexible. They are arranged in a rosette that forms a reservoir, or vase,...

Image of Guzmania

Carol Cloud Bailey

(Guzmania, Ostara Guzmania, Torch Bromeliad)

Spineless glossy leaves punctuated with a long-lasting bright scarlet to orange-red floral stem, 'Ostara' is a showy shade-loving bromeliad. A tender tropical perennial epiphyte (grows upon another plant for support), this cultivar is a hybrid derived from Guzmania witmackii and Guzmania lingulata, both native to Tropical America.

The leaves are wide straps with a glossy sheen and are thin and flexible. They are arranged in a rosette that forms a reservoir, or vase, in which...

Image of Guzmania

Carol Cloud Bailey

(Guzmania, Pink Day Guzmania, Torch Bromeliad)

Spineless glossy leaves punctuated with a long-lasting floral stalk of vibrant hot pink-magenta, 'Pink Day' is a showy shade-loving bromeliad. A tender tropical perennial epiphyte (grows upon another plant for support), this cultivar is a hybrid derived from plants with origins in Tropical America.

The leaves are wide straps with a glossy sheen and are thin and flexible. They are arranged in a rosette that forms a reservoir, or vase, in which rainfall and leaf litter can collect to provide the...

Image of Guzmania

Carol Cloud Bailey

(Guzmania, Techno Guzmania, Torch Bromeliad)

Spineless glossy leaves punctuated with a long-lasting floral stalk of scarlet-magenta, 'Techno' is a showy shade-loving bromeliad. A tender tropical perennial epiphyte (grows upon another plant for support), this cultivar is a hybrid derived from plants with origins in Tropical America.

The leaves are wide straps with a glossy sheen and are thin and flexible. They are arranged in a rosette that forms a reservoir, or vase, in which rainfall and leaf litter can collect to provide the nourishment...

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Carol Cloud Bailey

(Guzmania, Torch Bromeliad, Violet Queen Guzmania)

Spineless glossy leaves punctuated with a long-lasting floral stalk of red-violet, 'Violet Queen' is a showy shade-loving bromeliad. A tender tropical perennial epiphyte (grows upon another plant for support), this cultivar is a hybrid derived from plants with origins in Tropical America.

The leaves are wide straps with a glossy sheen and are thin and flexible. They are arranged in a rosette that forms a reservoir, or vase, in which rainfall and leaf litter can collect to provide the nourishment...

Image of Guzmania lingulata photo by: Michael Charters, www.calflora.net

Michael Charters, www.calflora.net

(Tongue-leaved Guzmania, Torch Bromeliad)

Spineless glossy leaves in a rosette punctuated with a long-lasting floral stem lined with showy red, pink or yellow bracts describes tongue-leaved guzmania. A tender tropical perennial epiphyte (grow upon another plant for support), this species is native from the West Indies southward into Brazil. Across its range it is quite variable, as some have variegated foliage and others have pink bracts. It has be used for breeding and is a primary parent for many of the variously colored guzmanias widely...

Image of Gynura aurantiaca photo by: James H. Schutte

James H. Schutte

(Purple Velvet Plant)

The fleshy, toothed leaves of this unusual Malaysian native are green with long, bright purple hairs that give the leaves the texture of velvet, hence the common name, velvet plant. Though succulent, this is a tropical forest dweller, so it is adapted to shadier light conditions. It is most commonly grown as a houseplant, but those living in tropical zones can enjoy it as a vining, trailing in-ground foliage plant.

The bright purple stems of velvet plant match the hairs that color its fleshy...