Vriesea saundersii originates from the Tijuca Forest in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where it thrives as an epiphytic plant. This species showcases thick and leathery leaves that possess a fascinating light gray hue with a subtle hint of blue. The leaves are adorned with numerous tiny red dots, with a higher concentration found on the undersides. Forming a recurving rosette that spans about 15 inches, Vriesea saundersii produces a striking yellow inflorescence, adding to its visual appeal. Overall, this species is known for its attractive features, making it an alluring addition to any plant 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.