Air Plant (Tillandsia x floridana) in the Air Plants Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 12 inches to 18 inches
Plant Spread: 18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Leaves are typically gray, gray-green, or white
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Suitable Locations: Terrariums
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

these are the pods  -the seeds are the white fuzzy fluff

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Location: ,Front Royal,VaDate: 2014-03-08these are the pods  -the seeds are the white fuzzy fluff
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Location: ,Front Royal,VaDate: 2014-03-08This is a clump of 12 plants already bloomed
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