5 years to reach maturity
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Earth Star Overview
Cryptanthus bivittatus is an evergreen perennial plant from the Bromeliaceae family. Originating from Brazil, this plant is commonly known by the name Earth Star. Leaves are arranged in rosettes, they can reach 30cm across and are striped with green, cream and pink colouring.
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How to propagate Earth Star
You can propagate by offsets or suckers in late spring.
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