Tillandsia Amazing Grace (roseoscapa x bulbosa)
Tillandsia Amazing Grace (roseoscapa x bulbosa)

Tillandsia Amazing Grace (roseoscapa x bulbosa)

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Origins: Mark Dimmitt hybrid

Bloom: Medium to long compound inflorescence with several salmon to pink bracts that produce pale purple flowers 

Light: Strong indirect or filtered light, doesn't like much direct light

Water: Spray or dunk twice a week, allow to dry within 6-8 hours.  Soak monthly to rehydrate up to 2 hours as necessary.  Thoroughly  dry base after soakings to ensure water doesn't get trapped in base

 

Bulbosa is a species that shows up prominently in hybrids.  This cross is no different, however the influence of the roseoscapa bloom definitely shows up here as evidenced by the long inflorescence and bract color, along with the influence of roseoscapas white flower on the purple bulbosa flower

 

Plant pictured is what you receive, a pup about 7-8" long