Tillandsia tectorum is one of the most exquisite species. The trichomes are so large and such a bright white! The inflorescence is purple with astor-violet blooms the whole of which contrasts well with the white, fuzzy leaves. Tillandsia tectorum likes to be watered in a drier climate, more than one would think.
The first image is an example of a T. Tectorum. You are receiving the plant in the second image.
Size: 12cm across
Sun exposure: Bright filtered light indoors or undercover outdoors.
Water requirement: Low–moderate.
Each living plant is unique and may vary slightly in size, colour or shape depending on the season. Flowering plants are sent when available.
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