Tillandsia canescens
Tillandsia canescens

Tillandsia canescens

Regular price $40.00 $25.00 Sale

Origins: Origins Cuba, Jamaica

Bloom: Short, compound inflorescence with brilliantly red bracts and light purple flowers.  Bloom takes long time to fully develop and red bract color lasts for months

Ideal for: Area with strong air flow 

Light: Strong indirect and/or filtered light

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


A beautiful little island species with intensely colorful bloom.  Green foliage will blush maroon in strong light and high humidity.  At maturity, plant may reach hand-size, but normally grows on the smaller side


Currently blooming.  Plants are 4-5" across