Tillandsia (Air Plants) - Care Information
Tillandsias are low maintenance plants that only require water. Most varieties do fine with weekly misting/showering, but larger plants need to be dunked in water for 15-20 minutes per week. These plants will thrive in dry or humid climates as long as they receive adequate moisture. Direct sunlight is not recommended, but often times will inspire color with in some varieties. It is important to drain the water out of the crevices. When using Tillandsia for terrariums or art projects they cannot be used with any potting soil or dirt (hence the name Air Plants). Air Plants can be used with sand, sea glass, rocks, pebbles & bark chip. Tillandsia will color up and also spike a bloom that will flower. They also produce pups that create a whole other plant. Enjoy!
Photo for reference only: glass globe, penny, and crushed glass are not included.
Color - Primary
Zone 10 (30F)
Recommended Light Conditions
Low Indoor Light
Air Plant (no pot)
House or Office Plant