Tillandsia ionantha rubra
Tillandsia ionantha rubra
Tillandsia ionantha rubra
Tillandsia ionantha rubra
Tillandsia ionantha rubra

Tillandsia ionantha rubra

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Origins: Mexico

Bloom: The foliage will turn bright red before, during, and after bloom while several purple tubular flowers erupt from the center of the plant

Ideal for: Indoors or Outdoors

Light: Adaptable, best in strong indirect light

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

 

Rubra differs from other forms of ionantha by having a softer, decurving leaf that hosts a bevy of colors throughout the year when exposed to strong indirect light.  Rubra, like other ionantha forms, produces many pups each bloom