Tillandsia crocata (yellow flower)
Tillandsia crocata (yellow flower)
Tillandsia crocata (yellow flower)

Tillandsia crocata (yellow flower)

Regular price $8.00 Sale

Origins: Brazil, Argetina, Uruguay

Bloom: Silver bracts with yellow highly fragrant flowers

Light: Strong indirect light, partial direct light

Ideal for: Outdoors

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

 

This is a clumper, and one of the most fragrant Tillandsia available.  The fragrance is sweet, often compared to honeysuckle.  Relatively hardy and adaptable, but definitely thrives under the right conditions.  Be careful not to over-water a mature clump as it can retain a lot of moisture.