Air Plant - Tillandsia ionantha (orange, enhanced)

$4.29
SKU:
AP1019
Availability:
Usually Ships Monday or Tuesday. Sorry, cannot ship to Hawaii.

Product Details

Highlights

Tillandsia ionantha is a small, dependable air plant with fuzzy leaves. This variety can flush with bright red or orange tones when it receives direst sunlight in the morning or early afternoon. This plant is also airbrushed with a plant safe orange dye. The dye will fade with several months of regular watering.

Air Plants (Tillandsia) - Care Information

Tillandsias are low-maintenance plants that require no soil, just plenty of water, sunlight, and airflow. There are three main watering strategies: mist generously 3-7 times a week, submerge completely 2-4 times a week, or soak for 1-2 hours once a week. To prevent rot, shake excess water out of crevices and give enough airflow for the plant to dry within 4 hours. Air plants need all the indirect sunlight they can get and should only be kept in low-light rooms temporarily. They can tolerate direct sunlight in the early morning or late afternoon, and it can even bring out brighter pigments in the leaves. Arrange them with sand, sea glass, rocks, or shells, but avoid absorptive materials like soil and moss.

Color - Primary

Orange / Copper

Color - Secondary

Green / Lime

Bloom Color

Purple Bloom

Cold Hardiness

Zone 10 (30F)

Recommended Light Conditions

Low Indoor Light

Maximum Height

Under 3"

Product Format

Air Plant (no pot)

Special Characteristic

Showy Blooms

Special Characteristic

Hard to Kill

Special Characteristic

Slow Grower

Special Characteristic

Pet Safe

Shipping info

  • Shipping Days: Monday, Tuesday
  • Same Week Shipping Cut-off: Tuesday 11:30AM PT
  • Delivery Days: Usually the following Thursday or Friday
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  • Why don't we ship every day? This schedule avoids weekend delays and helps us ensure the plants are delivered fresh

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