This unique little bromeliad is from the Amazon region of Brazil where it is home to native ant species. The leaf base is hollow in order to give the plants a place to live. In return, the ants protect their home…ants not included. The orange flowers are held up above the flattened foliage. Check out the way cool growth habit. Flushes to red in brighter light. Plants offered are mature plants about 6″ tall.