Tillandsia capitata 'Temascal'
Tillandsia capitata 'Temascal'

Tillandsia capitata 'Temascal'

Regular price $15.00 Sale

Origins: Wild collected in the early 2000s near Oaxaca, Mexico in the town of Temascal

Bloom: Short, capitate inflorescence producing purple tubular flowers

Light: Strong indirect or filtered light.  Filtered light provides best color

Water: Spray or dunk twice a week, allow to dry within 6-8 hours.  Soak monthly to rehydrate up to 4 hours as necessary

 

Some consider it a species, others consider it a varietal.  Either way, it's a cool, compact plant with beautiful color year round.  Won't grow bigger than your hand, and in strong filtered light, holds deep color.  Bloom is not impressive, but the foliage color sure is