Tillandsia native to central Bolivia. It makes a rosette of solid sword-shaped, sharp, erected leaves. This species has the particularity to flower annually. The floral stem is pink, and the flowers, yellow. Such an association of colors is scarce among Tillandsia.
Sold without support.
- Prevent them from direct sun in summer, especially during warm hours. In winter, find a luminous place.
- Put them inside or outside in summer when the weather is fine. Can live in a wide range of temperature, from 10°C to 30°C.
- Just like for carnivorous plants, water them with rainwater or demineralized water. You can soak up the plants a few seconds in water, or mist the leaves.
- In spring and summer, it is beneficial to feed them with orchid fertilizer diluted to a quarter twice a month.