Tillandsia Complanata

Tillandsia Complanata Seeds


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Does not die after flowering. Needs sun to partial shade.


Tillandsia Complanata is a species of the genus Tillandsia. This prolific bromeliad is widespread in tropical America from Costa Rica to Bolivia, Venezuela and Ecuador. T. complanata has decurved thin flower spikes coming from the axils of the leaves. The leaves are arranged in rosettes. It grows to a height of approximately 0,3 meters. Hardiness: USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F) USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F) Details: Water regularly but do not overwater.
Label No
Common name Tillandsia
Family Bromeliaceae
Genus Tillandsia
Species Tillandsia complanata
Cultivar No
Therapeutic uses No
Germination All bromeliad seed needs light to germinate. The seeds are sown on the surface of a fine potting mixture. Keep the mixture moist but not sodden. The container can be placed in a plastic bag to conserve moisture. The seed are sprayed regularly but allowed to dry out between watering. For all seed, some sign of germination should be apparent in 2-4 weeks with the development of a small green spot. This is the first seed leaf and is followed by a small root, more tiny leaves and more roots. Germination can take time. Be patient!
Scarification / Stratification No

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