This species of Neoregelia from Brazil has considerable variation in plant size and foliage colour and markings.
A miniature plant forming a tubular rosette which flares slightly towards the top. The narrow leaves are green with dark maroon cross bands on the undersides and less regular banding and flecking on the upper leaf surface.
This plant produces pups on short stolons and branches freely to form an attractive cascading clump.
This miniature Neoregelia is an outstanding choice for growing epiphytically in trees, on tree stumps or decorative driftwood or climbing over rocks and boulders.
A tough little plant that adapts well to a wide range of different growing conditions.