Tillandsia tomekii

Tillandsia tomekii

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Origins: Peru

Bloom: Short, simple inflorescence with a pink bract and a purple and white flower

Light: Strong indirect or filtered light

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


Formerly called T. heteromorpha Rope Type, this plant achieved speciation for it's unique, closed shape and extreme caulescent growth habit.  Found growing off of rock cliffs in Peru, these "ropes" can grow several feet long, producing arial roots to anchor the plant as it grows long.  A cute little plant that's pretty easy to care for


Plants available measure approximately 3" long