Fragrant, large flower for the plant
Tillandsia reichenbachii is similar to a small version of T. duratii, T. arhiza, and T. streptocarpa. It has stiff leaves and produces similar, fragrant blooms. Also like the others, T.reichenbachii likes bright light. For those without a lot of space, this is an ideal species for those who like fragrant blooming Tillys. (rainforestflora.com)
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.