2 years to reach maturity
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Flaming Sword Overview
Lutheria splendens was previously well known as Vriesea splendens. It is a striking evergreen perennial plant from the Bromeliaceae family. It produces rosettes of strap-shaped, colourful foliage measuring approximately 60cm in length. Leaves are grey-green in colour and strongly banded with dark green to red-brown colourations. Commonly known by the name Flaming Sword, this plant is a popular houseplant. Flowers are borne on erect spikes, these are tubular, coloured yellow and surrounded by showy red modified leaves known as bracts.
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Grown for their flowers and overall appearance.