Encholirium 'horridum' is an intriguing xerophytic bromeliad that hails from the states of Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo in eastern Brazil. This stunning plant forms a rosette composed of numerous thin, saw-like green leaves that extend beyond the base of the plant and curve inward. It's worth noting that a mature Encholirium 'horridum' may take between 5 to 10 years before it flowers, adding to the anticipation and allure surrounding this species. The standout feature of this bromeliad lies in its long, jagged leaves that curve gracefully, creating an eye-catching display. Encholirium 'horridum' captivates with its unique leaf structure and is known for its stunning visual impact.
Growth habit: Medium
Light requirements: Strong filtered light: Prefers moderate levels of light, such as bright indirect light or filtered sunlight. Thrives in well-lit spaces without direct exposure to intense sunlight.
Plant size and bare root info
Fully Grown is an established plant with a root system. Please be aware that our fully grown plants will be shipped without blossoms, as this ensures their safe transportation and upon arrival, they will have the potential to bloom under proper care.
An Offset (pup) is a baby shoot that develops at the base of the plant, rooting to form a new plant identical to its parent.
All plants are shipped bare root. No pot and no soil.