Tillandsia balbisiana
Tillandsia balbisiana
Tillandsia balbisiana
Tillandsia balbisiana

Tillandsia balbisiana

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Origins: Florida, West Indies, Mexico, Venezuela

Bloom: Bright red/orange inflorescence and bracts with purple flowers

Ideal for: Outdoors

Light: Adaptable, best in strong indirect light

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

 

As balbisiana matures, the thin graceful leaves begin to recurve, and if the plant is hung, the tendril leaves will hang well below the base of the plant.  The bright red infloresence resembles a dragon's tail and adds a nice pop of color.  Try displaying one in a Geometric Tilly Tower for a nice centerpiece