Tillandsia latifolia #3
Tillandsia latifolia #3

Tillandsia latifolia #3

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Origins: Ecuador, Peru

Bloom: Short compound inflorescence with multiple red bracts and small pink/magenta colored flowers.  Bracts densely covered in trichomes

Ideal for: Indoors or Outdoors

Light: Strong indirect or filtered light, some direct light okay

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

 

While this is a smaller form of latifolia, the thin leaves stretch out quite far and blush purple in strong light.  The bracts are densely covered in trichomes.  I have had some of these produce pups on their bloomspikes, but not all are guaranteed to do that