Vriesea splendens grow and care – epiphytes leaf plant of the genus Vriesea also known as flaming sword plant, Vriesea splendens evergreen plant used as ornamental plant for leaves and flowers, can grow in tropic, mediterranean or subtropics climate or indoor as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 11+ and with the right overwinter care in hardiness zone 10b.

Leaves color green with white, green with red and white, dark green with light green or purple with green and white, the color can appear as horizontal stripes, spots or dots, the leaves grow in rosette structure in elliptic and sharp in the edge.

Vriesea splendens flower

Flower color can be: green or yellow, the flowers grow inside the bracts.

Bracts color can be: red, yellow or orange the bracts that look like the flowers.

Vriesea splendens for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
  • Winter flowers
Flower colors
  • Green flower
  • Orange flower
  • Red flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Leaf color
  • Red leaves
  • White leaves
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Slow growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Bromeliad
  • Epiphyte
  • Evergreen
  • Leaf plant
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Colored leaves
  • Indoor plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
  • Winter planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Part shade Plants
  • Shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Big amount of water
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13