Guzmania sanguinea 'Cousin It'
Guzmania Sanguinea 'Cousin It' is an intriguing plant that undergoes a mesmerizing transformation, evolving from ordinary green foliage to a spectacular blooming display. The spineless leaves, in a rich dark green shade, grow up to a maximum size of approximately 5 inches tall and 15 inches wide. This Guzmania variety showcases glossy, curly foliage that cascades downward, creating a delightful ball-shaped appearance.
During its blooming phase, 'Cousin It' reveals a breathtaking show of vibrant colors. The central leaves undergo a stunning transition, flushing a vibrant spectrum ranging from yellow to orange-red, and finally to a deep red hue. Adding to its allure, the low-lying central cup, reminiscent of a Neoregelia, produces stick-like yellow flowers that can reach up to two inches in length. The bloom persists for approximately seven days, treating observers to a captivating display.
Growth habit: Small
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.