Tillandsia ionantha x baileyi
Tillandsia ionantha x baileyi
Tillandsia ionantha x baileyi

Tillandsia ionantha x baileyi

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Origins: Manmade hybrid

Bloom: Short, simple inflorescence with a red bract and purple tubular flowers

Light: Strong indirect, filtered, and/or partial direct light

Ideal for: Indoors/Outdoors

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

 

This is a relatively small hybrid with short, recurving leaves densely covered in trichomes and a short, red inflorescence that gives way to purple tubular flowers.  Doesn't blush much like an ionantha; this is a well blended hybrid that doesn't show many dominant traits of either parent

 

Currently in bloom