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Tillandsia stricta

Tillandsia stricta

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20cm

Max

20cm

10cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A Tillandsia stricta plant
A pink flower on a Tillandsia stricta plant

Tillandsia stricta Overview

Tillandsia stricta is a clump-forming, epiphytic perennial plant from the Bromeliaceae family. Commonly known as an Air Plant, it produces rosettes of grey, scaly, pale green leaves. In early spring, it will bear cone-shaped spikes of funnel-shaped, blue-purple flowers.

Common problems with Tillandsia stricta

How to propagate Tillandsia stricta

Division

Division in spring to summer.

Other uses of Tillandsia stricta

Grown for their flowers or overall appearance.