This uniquely colored Cryptanthus develops a rosette of deep burgundy almost black leaves with irregular white cross bands. This easy to grow tropical plant looks great spilling from containers, in mixed gardens, or as an underplanting for larger growing plants.
Cryptanthus are one of the easiest terrestrial bromeliads. Provide with a well-drained soil, average moisture, and high humidity. High light levels ,but not direct sun, will produce the most intense foliage colors, colored forms may pale or even turn green under low light levels.
Sunlight: Partial Sunlight
Water: Water around twice a week to keep the soil moist, make sure to deeply water each time but remove excess water so as to not drown the roots.
Fertiliser: Recommends slow release nitricote or organic lactobacilius Aquis fertilizer
Plant Size: Approx. 25cm
Pot Size: 20cmø x 14cmh
Pot Type: White Ceramic Pot without drainage hole
* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from photo.
* Kindly take note when you're purchasing matching pot, the diameter has to be larger than the rootball size.