Origins: Mexico and Central America
Bloom: Depends on how much light it gets (high light = blood red bracts, low light = green bracts.) Light purple tubular flowers
Ideal for: Indoors or Outdoors
Light: Adaptable, best in strong indirect light
Water: Spray or dunk once a week, allow to dry within 6-8 hours. Soak monthly to rehydrate up to 4 hours as necessary
Caput-medusae, aptly named for the leaves that take a similar shape to that of Medusa's hair, is very similar to bulbosa in terms of care, with the exception that caput-medusae can tolerate higher levels of light.