Tillandsia karwinskyana
Tillandsia karwinskyana

Tillandsia karwinskyana

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Origins: Mexico

Bloom: Bright red compound inflorescence with yellow bracts and yellow flowers

Light: Strong indirect, filtered, 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 plant has very thin leaves which limits its ability to store water so it will need more water than many other air plants

 

I have seen a few different forms of this plant, undoubtedly due to different growing regions.  The variety I have looks a lot like T. mitlaensis; wide body that grows caulescently, thick grey leaves and a beautiful relatively large bloom