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PlantFiles: Tillandsia
Tillandsia limbata

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Family: Bromeliaceae (bro-mee-lee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Tillandsia (til-LAND-see-uh) (Info)
Species: limbata (lim-BAY-tuh) (Info)

Synonym:Tillandsia drepanoclada
Synonym:Tillandsia geniculata
Synonym:Tillandsia pulvinata
Synonym:Tillandsia simplexa

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Category:
Tropicals and Tender Perennials
Epiphytes

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Scarlet (Dark Red)

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Evergreen
Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
From seed; germinate in vitro in gelatin, agar or other medium

Seed Collecting:
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral olddude On Jul 30, 2011, olddude from Big Pine Key, FL (Zone 11) wrote:

Distribution : Mexico to Belize



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