Emry, a Cryptanthus Earth Star, is a particularly unusual plant with a flat rosette of leaves. Her name comes from the Greek word meaning hidden flower.
Native South America, more specifically Brazil’s rain forest floors, she can reach up to two feet across.
Emry, Cryptanthus Earth Star
Emry prefers bright light and once established will even tolerate direct sun.
If you’re not sure what level of light you have, check the shadows cast by your plant:
- Minimal shadow = lower light
- Half shadow = indirect light
- Full shadow = direct sun