Tillandsia schiedeana growing epiphytes leaf plant of the genus Tillandsia also known as Air plant, Tillandsia schiedeana perennial evergreen, used as fragrant ornamental plant, can grow in tropic, mediterranean, or subtropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10b+.
Leaves color green to gray, the leaves grow in rosette structure in linear shape and sharp in the edge.
Tillandsia schiedeana flower
Flower color is purple violet the flowers small grow in clusters.
Bracts color pink, bracts leaves that look like the flowers
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Requirements for Tillandsia schiedeana growing and care:
Moist, well-drained soil or better on tree or woody part, frost free (+3C)
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No (but easier)
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Recommended planting season?
All year in tropic, in other climate spring
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Size of the plant?
10-35 cm, 4-14 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower:
Small purple violet flowers small grow in clusters on the base of the bracts.