- The Vitrum Scyphus was released on November 5, 2013, along with the light element, Light Element Flag, Light Habitat, Large Light Habitat, and the Giant Light Habitat.
- The Vitrum Scyphus's description mentions, "Aubrey". This is likely a reference to Aubrey Hodges, composer of the DragonVale's music soundtrack.
- It may also be a reference to the plant Audrey II, from the play and film Little Shop of Horrors.
- The Vitrum Scyphus's name translates from Latin to "glass jar" in English.