*Air plant only, cholla pot sold separately
Tillandsia tricolor melanocrater is a tall air plant from the genus Tillandsia. Noted for vertical growing leaves, this charming green plant grows from 5 to 7 inches in height. Tillandsia tricolor is recognized by its common name “Sky plant”. With its origin in Mexico, this slow-growing variety of air plants belongs to the Bromeliaceae family. A pride for every air plant lover, Sky flower plants fit perfectly in arrangements that keep them upright! Additionally, Tillandsia tricolor care is quite manageable!
Tillandsia tricolor v. melanocrater is a delicate air plant that is slow-growing.
The majority of the year, sky plants bloom in stunning pink-purple colors. The vibrant flowers are a visual pleasure and give a splash of color to any setting.
Just like other air plants, Tillandsia tricolor is a perennial evergreen that needs minimal watering. Spraying twice a week works great. Ensure to let your Sky plant dry out after watering.
Tillandsia tricolor melanocrater does not require soil to thrive. Instead of soil, you can use sand, pebbles, and rocks. Besides, fertilization is beneficial once or twice a year.
This stunning air plant of the genus Tillandsia belongs to the hardiness zone of 9 to 11.
Bright indirect sunlight is preferred by the Tricolor air plant. Avoid placing it in a sunny spot for too long.
You can propagate Tillandsia melanocrater tricolor either by seeds or by removal of offsets.
This lively air plant can be utilized as an ornamental plant and can also be grown in desert climates, or as a houseplant! Buy your Sky plant to upgrade your air plant collection.