General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Plant Height: 8 to 10 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Leaves are typically gray, gray-green, or white
Fruit: Other: 1 3/4 inch, three sided, pointed capsule.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Pink bracts with violet flowers
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Year Round
Other: Especially winter to spring
Suitable Locations: Terrariums
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

Image
Common names
  • Fuzzy Wuzzy Air Plant
  • Hoary Air Plant
  • Air Plant
  • Bromeliad

Photo Gallery

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Air Plants Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Air Plants (Tillandsia)

« The Air Plants Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by Murky and is called "Waterlily"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.