Gorgeous specie with its silver grey long stemmed bottlebrush like leaves. Blue flowers with white tips on a pink spike. It can grow to be quite large and symmetrical over the years, forming an exquisite clump. It prefers bright light and the thin leaves are an indication of a preference for air movement.
TILLANDSIA – Tillandsias are the most fascinating and certainly the most peculiar of all the Bromeliads. Highly variable, they may be bulbous, tufted, grass-like, or assume several other curious forms. Typically, they are plants of the air, dwelling in its treetop environment where the winds move freely. They require little care if given a suitable environment – bright light to full sunlight, good air circulation and moist atmosphere. Most require seven years or longer to grow to flowering from seed.