Tillandsia Ionantha v. Rubra

Tillandsia Ionantha v. Rubra

Regular price $7.99

Also called the Sky Plant and Blushing Bride, Tillandsia Ionantha is one of the most colorful air plants that you could find. It flaunts layers upon layers of curled, thin, and silvery-green leaves and pink or red bracts at the top. As with other tillandsia, it will bloom with beautiful blue-violet flowers and produce young plants called pups before it deteriorates. This house plant’s undeniable charm is sure to turn heads wherever you put them. 

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Pot Size Plant Size
Tillandsia Mini

Our plants come in standard grower pots.

Shipping Details

All items will be shipped within 1-3 business days from date of purchase.

Healthy Plant Guaranteed

We have a 14-day quality guarantee policy. We strive to ensure your Piante experience is a positive one.

Plant Care

Medium Light

These plants need filtered or dappled sunlight. You would want to place them in a well-lit room with windows, but away from direct light. A sunny window with sheer curtains is also a good idea.

Special

These are plants that have specialized water needs. They may require water types other than hard/tap or filtered water or different methods of watering.

Plant Care Tips

Also commonly called air plants, Tillandsia are quite unique. They do not require soil, as they grow on tree branches. In fact soil can easily damage your plant. To water, mist you plants every 1-3 days with a spray bottle, depending on housing conditions. You can also fully submerge your air plant every 7-14 days for 5 minutes.

Plant Origin

Tillandsia are part of a very large genus, upwards of 600 species, all native to northern Mexico and southeastern United States, Mesoamerica and the Caribbean. They can grow in diverse climates. such as tropical rain forests, swamps, and mountains.

Shipped With Care

Greenhouse to Door

Plant Care begins in the greenhouse. We want to send you our best, to do that, we ship in custom boxes made with plant safety in mind. We guarantee the quality of all plants that are sent from our home to yours.