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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Leaves are typically gray, gray-green, or white
Flowers: Fragrant
Flower Color: Lavender
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Terrariums
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic
Monocarpic

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Location: Tampa FLDate: July 2018
By ScotTi
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Date: 2020-07-28
By elgecko
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Posted by ScotTi (Tampa FL (Westchase)) on Jul 29, 2018 4:11 PM

T. Durantii has fuzzy, silvery-green leaves that hang and curl. This is one of the few air plants that produce very fragrant blossoms, with the magnificent flower spike producing many blossoms.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Can someone ID my New Air Plant? by Jcraw09 May 26, 2019 11:52 AM 1
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Tillandsia 'Duvalii' by ScotTi Jul 29, 2018 12:17 PM 3
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