Close-up of the previous shot, showing four unopened blooms
And here we are today, with one flower fully open, with the rest to follow shortly:
Beautiful Benfica: The flash made the red seem a bit lighter and brighter than it is.
As you can see, I've dressed the plant up in honor of its flowers. I've placed the pot in a coppery wine bucket, and topped it with dried Spanish moss. (Tillandsia usneoides, I assume. It came from the craft store, so it could be faux Spanish moss, I suppose.) The moss is easy to lift when I want to check the soil for watering.