Tillandsia capitata 'Yellow' is a variety of T. capitata from Mexico.
Also known as T. capitata 'Yellow Star' this plant turns a lovely bright yellow colour during its flowering stage and produces purple flowers. It can be grown in high light levels or full sun with regular misting and quick drying.
This is quite rare in cultivation hence the price. The plants i have are the most beautiful, symetrical shape. The leaves are silver and soft. It is a much more attractive plant when not in flower than the similar T. capitata 'Peach' These plants are like a soft leaved T. xerographica and easily as attractive.
Only a few available. Ruler in image is a 6 inch ruler.