Neoregelia cruenta is a large bromeliad that grows in a rosette and can attain a size of 2 feet across under optimal growing conditions although under 18 inches is more common. It usually grows on the ground in full or partial sun. The leaves are thick and leathery, 2-3 inches wide with spiny margins. This is a variable Species: Some plants have leaves that are yellowish green with red tips and red spines; some are yellow and still others (Rubra) are deep red. 'Selecta' is a special selection of a clone that has the outstanding characteristics of size, shape, and color.
Picture shown is of a mature plant representing what it can look like when grown in the proper conditions.
Buyer receives offset 1/3 to 2/3 size of mature plant.
All plants shipped bare root unless otherwise noted.
|Growth Habit |
Growth Habit describes the size of an adult plant. For more information on sizes, visit...
|Large Growth Habit,|
|Lighting Requirements |
Lighting Requirements describes the optimal amount of direct sunlight a plant should have for best color. For more information on lighting visit...
|Tolerates Full Sun|