Tillandsia stricta

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Tillandsia stricta is a common species of air plant in Eastern South America, has green, often grey/purple mottled leaves and a lovely flower spike with bright pink bracts and light purple flowers.

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Description

Tillandsia stricta is a common species in Eastern South America, from Venezuela to Northern Argentina where it grows as an epiphyte in dry to mesic (evenly moist) conditions. It has green, often grey/purple mottled leaves and a lovely flower spike with bright pink bracts and light purple flowers. It is popular amongst beginners for its ease of cultivation, and attractive flower spikes, it produces many pups (off-sets) and quickly grows in to an attractive clump.
This species like medium to high light levels and regular misting with good air-movement.

Additional information

Care

Easy

Flower / bract colour

Pink, Blue

Plant size

Small, Medium

Scented

Not Scented

Light level

Medium

Buying Option

Single, Clump