Neoregelia carcharodon 'Giant'
Introducing the Neoregelia carcharodon 'Giant,' an extraordinary plant known for its impressive size and striking features. This variety can reach an astonishing diameter of 30 to 33 inches, with leaves that span up to 5 inches in width.
The leaves are sturdy and heavily armed with large, ornamental black spines, adding a decorative touch. The tips of the leaves exhibit a blackish hue, while the overall coloration can vary from green with brown mottling to reddish, influenced by factors such as light intensity and other environmental conditions.
Apart from the dark banding on the undersides, the leaves lack additional patterns. Typically, they display a green base color with a red overlay extending from the tips, complemented by a subtle grayish wash on the undersides. This plant thrives in full or partial sun and is an excellent choice for enhancing the landscape.
Growth habit: Large
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.