"Summer Torch" - Exquisite spreading vase of stiff green leaves supports a torch-like inflorescence of flaming petals and bracts. Flowers in autumn or winter. Very hardy plant that will grow under nearly any conditions, though it prefers moderate light.
BILLBERGIA - Billbergias produce the most spectacular blooms of all the bromeliads, though the flowers are short lived. They are vey easy to grow, hardy and demand little care. They adapt to most household conditions readily.