Canistrum cyathiformis grow and care – leaf plant bromeliads of the genus Canistrum also known as Mosenia, Canistrum cyathiformis perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean, tropic climate or indoor as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 11+ and in the right over winter care can grow in hardiness zone 10b+.

Leaves color can be: green, purple, or black, colors can appears in stripes, leaf linear and sharp in the edge, leaves grow in rosette structure.

Canistrum cyathiformis flower

Flower color yellow, the flowers grow in the inner part of the plant in crown structure.

Bracts colors pink to purple in round color it’s cover the flowers.

Canistrum cyathiformis for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Pink flower
  • Purple flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Leaf color
  • Black leaves
  • Purple leaf
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
  • Slow growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Bromeliad
  • Evergreen
  • Leaf plant
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Colored leaves
  • Indoor plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13