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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: 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)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 6 to 12 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Supple, bright green 3/4 inch chalky base, tapering to tip.
Fruit: Other: Oval capsule, 1/2 to 3/4 inches long.
Flowers: Showy
Other: Nocturnal, opening at night.
Flower Color: Other: orange-yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic
Conservation status: Endangered (EN)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Endangered
Common names
  • Nodding Strap Airplant
  • Nodding Catopsis
  • Bromeliad

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