Guzmania hybrid
Will Giles, Encyclopedia of Exotic Plants for Temperate Climates

Why Grow Bromeliads?

Bromeliads are one of the easiest and best tropical plants to grow in your home. They have beautiful foliage, and their flowers may last three months or more. They reproduce rapidly, and there are few pests and diseases that attack them.

Bromeliads in the genus Guzmania (shown here) are grown for their beautiful inflorescence (the flowering part of the plant) that remains for many months.

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