Tillandsia straminea
Tillandsia straminea
Tillandsia straminea

Tillandsia straminea

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Origins: Peru, Ecuador

Bloom: Large, colorful, compound inflorescence with pale to deep purple bracts and cream colored flowers with purple edges.  These flowers are highly fragrant

Ideal for: Outdoors

Light: Strong indirect or partial direct 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

 

Straminea is often found growing among cacti and in desert like regions.  Straminea likes moisture but does not like high humidity; it likes to get wet and dry out quickly.  A mature specimen can reach almost 2 feet in height and will form a large clump over time