Tillandsia edithae green form
Tillandsia edithae green form
Tillandsia edithae green form

Tillandsia edithae green form

Regular price $40.00 Sale

Origins: Bolivia

Bloom: Short inflorescence with bright red flowers

Ideal for: Outdoors

Light: Strong indirect 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

 

Edithae is a real treasure.  It has short leaves densely covered in trichomes, and grows caulescently as it starts to clump.  Likes good air flow and prefers cooler temperatures as it grows at a high altitude.  Rare in cultivation and a must have for collectors

 

Plants have finished their bloom; bract is still red but it is done producing flowers and will now begin pupping