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Air plant

Tillandsia fasciculata

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

35cm

Max

30cm

15cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Air plant Overview

This species is an epiphytic perennial with rosettes of narrowly triangular, hairy silver, grey-green leaves. In late spring to mid autumn, spikes of red yellow bracts are borne with tubular, white-purple flowers.

Common problems with Air plant

How to propagate Air plant

Division

Division in spring to summer.

Other uses of Air plant

Grown for their flowers or overall appearance.