Tillandsia remota

Tillandsia remota

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Origins: Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador

Bloom: Short, slender, compound inflorescence with green to yellow bracts and white flowers

Ideal for: Outdoors with frequent water/humidity and good air flow

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

Water: Spray or dunk 2-3x a week, allow to dry within 6-8 hours.  Soak monthly to rehydrate up to 4 hours as necessary


Like many other grassy-type species, remota can grow into large clumps spherical clumps.  Remota is said to have fragrant flowers, but I have not personally noticed this on the ones I have bloomed.  Perhaps it is like usneoides and the fragrance is faint given how small and delicate the flower is.