Orthophytum rubrum
BROMELIAD
Bromeliaceae

 
Print friendly version of this plant Print   |   View think list View think list

Please login or become a member to save favourite plants & articles to your profile.

Photo coming
 
Plant type: evergreen soft-wooded perennial or succulent

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: orchid compost, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind
0.3m
Plant habit
 
0.4m

Add to your plants think list Add to think list  
Add to my profile Add to my profile

Flowers: red & white

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer

Leaves: mid green

Bark & Stems: spiny leaves
 
Previous plant Next plant

New Search

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

Guinea Flower

Plant type: evergreen shrub
H: 0.5m W: 0.4m
Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light

Find out more
groundcovers - use

Fast Facts

groundcovers - use
Establishing good groundcover means that competing weeds are suppressed, soil erosion is slowed and more water gets into and stays in the ground.

Palmetto

Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.



More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more

Orthophytum rubrum
BROMELIAD
Bromeliaceae

 

Photo coming
  Plant type: evergreen soft-wooded perennial or succulent

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: orchid compost, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind
0.3m
Plant habit
 
0.4m

FEATURES

Flowers: red & white

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer

Leaves: mid green

Bark & Stems: spiny leaves


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, contemporary & dry style designs

Uses: barrier, pot, hanging basket, mass planting, accents, on-wall

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






Advert