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Air Plant, Blushing Bride, Sky Plant
Tillandsia ionantha 'Peanut'

Family: Bromeliaceae (bro-mee-lee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Tillandsia (til-LAND-see-uh) (Info)
Species: ionantha (eye-oh-NAN-tha) (Info)
Cultivar: Peanut

Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Epiphytes

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Purple

Bloom Time:

N/A

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Silver/Gray

Velvet/Fuzzy-Textured

Red

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Upland, California

Bartow, Florida

Brooksville, Florida

Broxton, Georgia

East Longmeadow, Massachusetts

Richmond, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Jul 16, 2012, Aristocrat from Biddeford,Me.
USA Minor Outlying Islands wrote:

can someone tell me where I can purchase thisBlushing Bride sky plant ,and the price of it ??? SO far my experiance has been negative, because I can't find the info: I am looking for anywhere......