Tillandsias belong to the family of the Bromeliads. Most are epiphytes, meaning they live on trees, shrubs, cacti, power lines and telephone lines. Tillandsias are no parasitic, that is not living at the expense of their guests, only used as a support to avoid living in the soil. Some are lithophytes, that is, living on rocks. Most commercial sp...
Tillandsias belong to the family of the Bromeliads. Most are epiphytes, meaning they live on trees, shrubs, cacti, power lines and telephone lines. Tillandsias are no parasitic, that is not living at the expense of their guests, only used as a support to avoid living in the soil. Some are lithophytes, that is, living on rocks. Most commercial species need much light. 95% of its power comes from the humid air, fog, rain, dust, bird droppings, dead insects in decomposition, etc., falling between the leaves, and are stored and absorbed in their tanks with special scales for this. The other 5% of the power obtained by his new roots that adhere to the bark of its host and absorb moss, leaf litter and other elements dissolved in rainwater.Less
The Tricolor is a variety of tillandsia air plant has no stem and can reach 30 cm in diameter and height
The variety of air plant Aeranthos more commonly called Dianthus air, tillandsia Aeranthos is listed as a small plant, this specimen of tillandsia can measure up to 14cm
It is a variety of air plant Tillandsia Albertian called native from Argentina, where you can find on the cliffs. The species grows slim and produces short leathery leaves.
Tillandsia albida is a variety of air plant that grows by the stem, this species can form a colony of specimens in a few years.
Tillandsia andreana is a hemispherical air plant species
Air plant or Tillandsia araujei has big, sharp blades. They may create large colonies over time.
The Tillandsia or air plant Argentea, when it gets its adult form can grow to about 12 centimeters in diameter approximately.
Air plant or Tillandsia Ariza-Juliae
Tillandsia baileyi is a variety of plant air from Texas and northern Mexico.
This variety of air plant or Tillandsia balbisiana plant spreads ranging from Florida, the Caribbean and Mexico to Colombia and Venezuela. It grows at altitudes from sea level to 1,500 meters and is usually found in the branches of trees.
Tillandsia native to the dry forests of Uruguay, Paraguay and Brazil.
Tillandsia or bartrami air plant is a beautiful species that is very similar to Tillandsia juncea but this is not an inflorescence...
Tillandsia bergeri native of Argentina, where it grows on granite rocks.
This tillandsia air plant called multiflora brachycaulos is native to Central America especially in Guatemala and southern México.
Air plant variety called abdida brachychc to be a compact plant from the dry forests of Mexico, Venezuela and Panama
A plant with a large distribution, which grows in Central America and neighboring countries.
Air Plant growing in Panama and southern Mexico.
Tillandsia native of northern Peru, where it grows on rocks and cactus
Tillandsia native of Bolivia and Argentina.
Tillandsia native of Dominican Republic, Cuba and Mexico
Plants from Mexico and Costa Rica.
Tillandsia native of South Peru and Bolivia.
Tillandsia native of Guatemala.
Tillandsia native of Mexico and El Salvador