Tillandsia Genus belongs to the family of Bromeliaceae. Plants of this genus are epiphytes and perennial. They can live for 3 to 5 years. It consists of over 650 species that are evergreen. Tillandsia can be found in forests, mountains, and deserts of southern Mexico and the South-Eastern United States. They are generally 6 to 8 inches tall. They clean the air by filtering airborne particles. Check out the latest Tillandsia online sale deals NOW AT PLANTLY If you want healthy air in your home!
It should be planted outdoor from late spring to summer. Like other epiphytes, Tillandsia plants need bright but indirect light. Water should not be given more than 4 times a week. The temperature of 12 to 32 degrees centigrade is favorable for them. They are extremely sensitive to frost weather. Fertilizers which are low in copper are more suitable for these plants. On the sides of parasites attack, it is only open to fungi. Indicators of attack can be seen from the abnormal surface. Sometimes it also causes moldy smell and holes.
Alocasia Chantrieri is a very rare, hard to find collectors Alocasia. It is a cross between Alocasia metallica and Alocasia sanderiana. The rubbery leaves are glossy black/green with dark purple undersides.
Tillandsia ‘Capitata Peach’ are fun, curly little air plants with gorgeous silvery green leaves. Its shape is a somewhat symmetrical rosette. When it blooms the leaves blush beautiful shades of peach and pink with spectacular purple blossom.