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Vriesea Tiffany   
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Vriesea Tiffany
ntroduced Photo: Thingnam Sophia
Common name: Vriesea Tiffany
Botanical name: Vriesea 'Tiffany'      Family: Bromeliaceae (pineapple family)

The Vriesea family is a very popular and easily cultivated bromeliad. The genera can be divided into two groups. One is grown for there impressive foliage and the other for their colorful bracts and flowers.They range in sizes from a very tiny 10 cm to more than 2 metre in diameter and height. The bright flowering group are very colorful and have long lasting flowering displays. Vriesea Tiffany was developed by Deroose plants. Tiffany very similar to Vriesea Carly and Vriesea Draco. This plant originally came out of the hybrid Vriesea Lucille x Vriesea Coral. Both Vriesea Christianne and Vriesea Tiffany were selected from this cross. It has a beautiful red and yellow featherlike bloom and can last up to 3 months. It too has yellow flowers shooting out of the floral bracts in advanced stages of bloom and is our second most popular Vriesea Tiffany tolerates low light and once a week watering. The use of bottled drinking water, rain water, or filtered sink water is best.
Photographed in the Garden of Five Senses, Delhi.
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