Tillandsia caput-medusae x streptophylla
Tillandsia caput-medusae x streptophylla
Tillandsia caput-medusae x streptophylla

Tillandsia caput-medusae x streptophylla

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Origins: Manmade hybrid

Bloom: Short compound inflorescence with multiple red bracts and purple tubular flowers. 

Ideal for: Indoors/Outdoors

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 and ensure quick drying; avoid water getting trapped in the leaves

 

This is a wonderful hybrid that at first glance looks like a giant caput-medusae.  This hybrid is much curlier than a standard caput, thanks to the streptophylla parentage.  Will be curlier when it is drier, helping to let you know when it needs water.