Air Plant (Tillandsia xerographica) in the Air Plants Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 3 feet
Plant Spread: 3 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Leaves are typically gray, gray-green, or white
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Multi-Color: Red, chartreuse, purple
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Terrariums
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic
Endangered

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Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Sep 9, 2011 9:18 AM

Water T. xerographica less often than other air plants. Turn upside down to drain trapped water.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Plant ID please! by oweng_03 Jan 10, 2020 8:40 AM 4
My Tillandsia Xerographica by prahastafford Mar 26, 2019 2:05 PM 7
Welcome to the Bromeliads forum! by jon Feb 6, 2019 7:17 PM 20
Dirty air plant by kmonsterak Dec 23, 2018 2:43 PM 1
Xerographica suggestions? by MrsSmith0825 Dec 10, 2018 4:54 PM 2
Tillandsia by RuuddeBlock Mar 4, 2018 2:36 PM 3
Air Plant Help! by mslopezlovesplants Jun 26, 2017 8:56 AM 6
Worried About my Xerographica by GrannyMarie May 9, 2016 6:14 AM 24
Let's see what else we're growing, 2016 by dyzzypyxxy Jan 1, 2017 4:46 PM 1,398
Let's see what else we're growing 2015 by dyzzypyxxy Jan 7, 2016 5:33 PM 1,034

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