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Tillandsia juncifolia is an epiphyte air plant from the Bromeliaceae family. Having its origin in Venezuela, it is a must-have for your gardens. This air plant goes by the common name “Tillandsia Juncea”. Growing up to 30 cm in height, T. juncifolia can be a nice showstopper in your air plant collection. These plants, interestingly, obtain their nutrients and moisture from the air surrounding them, which is why they are so low-maintenance.
Suitable for both indoors and outdoors, Juncifolia air plant is slow-growing.
This variety of air plants blooms in the spring season. Tillandsia juncifolia flower is violet in color and gives a refreshing feel to any garden.
Since T. juncifolia plants come from forested areas, they like getting a lot of rain. Misting them a couple of times a week is also enough. Avoid underwatering as it can make your plant look lifeless.
Tillandsia juncifolia care is easy as this air plant does not need any soil. For best growth, it requires adequate watering and proper air circulation!
Tillandsia Juncea is hardy in zones 10 to 11. This variety is frost intolerant. So, if you live in cold areas with temperatures less than 30° F (-1° C), it is best to plant this variety indoors.
This air plant grows to its best potential in full to partial sun. Place it in bright filtered sunlight for a few hours daily. However, avoid excessive exposure to the afternoon sun as it can cause sunburn.
You can propagate Tillandsia juncifolia with ease either by seeds or by separating offsets.
Since Juncifolia air plant care is easy for beginners, they are mostly in high demand! If you are an air plant lover, this appealing species is going to be your favorite.