Vriesea erythrodactylon, a compact and small-sized species hailing from Brazil, showcases a remarkable blend of green foliage with maroon to nearly black leaf bases. This distinctive coloration adds to its unique and striking appearance. The plant's inflorescence takes the form of paddle-like structures that emerge on spikes, which can grow up to 8 inches in height. The inflorescence itself exhibits considerable variation, ranging from solid red to tricolor combinations of green, yellow, and red hues. It features a flattened shape with a serrated outline, with lengths that can span from just a few inches to well over a foot. Vriesea erythrodactylon is an impressive plant that adds a touch of fascination to any botanical collection.
Growth habit: Small
Light requirements: Low Light: Suitable for areas with limited or indirect light, away from direct sunlight. Can thrive in shady conditions with minimal natural light.
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.