Tillandsia chapuensis

Tillandsia chapuensis

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Origins: Near Rio De Janiero, Brazil

Bloom: Short, simple inflorescence similar to garneri but with red flowers 

Light: Strong indirect and/or filtered light

Ideal for: Outdoors or Indoors with strong air flow

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

 

A beautiful and rare specimen from Brazil (most species with red flowers come from Brazil).  Soft leaves with very dense trichomes,  The two I have available are slightly recurving, likely from the direction they were growing.  Both already have a pup or two growing on them.