Tillandsia Best In Class (Tillandsia xerographica x Tillandsia rothii)
Tillandsia Best In Class (Tillandsia xerographica x Tillandsia rothii)
Tillandsia Best In Class (Tillandsia xerographica x Tillandsia rothii)

Tillandsia Best In Class (Tillandsia xerographica x Tillandsia rothii)

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Origins: Paul Isley hybrid

Bloom: Large compound inflorescence with many green and reddish bracts with red sheaths, producing cream colored flowers

Light: Strong indirect or filtered light, some direct light okay

Water: Spray or dunk twice a week, allow to dry within 6-8 hours.  Soak monthly to rehydrate up to 2 hours as necessary.  Be sure to thoroughly dry base after soaking to avoid rotting

 

A cross of two classic showstopping species.  Tillandsia rothii and xerographica already have a pretty similar shape, but are on opposite ends of the spectrum in terms of trichome density.  The result is an intermediate gray/green color on the leaves with the classic open rosette shape and long curly leaves of both species.  Bloom has structure of xerographica with colors of rothii

 

Plant pictured is what you receive