Tillandsia hammeri
Tillandsia hammeri

Tillandsia hammeri

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Origins: Tehuacan and Oaxaca, Mexico

Bloom: Long, compound inflorescence with many short faint reddish/purple bracts and purple flowers

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

 

Similar to juncea and others, this is a grassy-like species with long, thin, wispy leaves.  Leaves are a brighter green than juncea which is more grey-green.  Leaves can grow over 12" long and can form fun, funky clumps