Tillandsia vernicosa
Tillandsia vernicosa

Tillandsia vernicosa

Regular price $10.00 Sale

Origins: Bolivia, Argentina

Bloom: Blood red compound inflorescence with tiny white flowers, really cool color contrast

Ideal for: Indoors/Outdoors

Light: 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 necessary


Vernicosa is an interesting species because it has a lot of traits common among light loving plants, but this species actually does much better in a lower light environment, mainly indirect or filtered light.  Leaves are very brittle so handle with care, and enjoy the fireworks show it puts on during bloom!