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Tillandsia caulescens

Distributed in Peru at altitudes from 500 to 2,900 m.

Tillandsia caulescens

Tillandsia (Anoplophytum) caulescens Brongniart in Baker (1889)



  • White flowers with red flower spikes.

Cultivaton tips

Informations summarized here are based on our experiences, and TrekGEO does not guarantee the results by cultivating in the same or similar conditions described here. Even a species of Tillandsia differs substantially between individuals, and is very sensitive in changes of environments. Applicatons of any idea inspired by this site should be at your own risks.

Very high watering frequency cultivation

Grows very well.

Low watering frequency cultivation

Grows but obviously more frequent watering is necessary. Never blooms.

Cultivation Log (2nd foliage)

  • Jun 2017 2 pups began to grow at the base of the flower spike.
  • May 2017 It bloomed.
  • Jan 2017 A flower spike began to grow.

  • Dec 2016 Good condition.

Cultivation Log (1st foliage)

  • Oct 2008 The growing point turned brown and died.

  • Oct 2006 Moved to another site. Cultivation condition is almost same as the previous site.

  • Oct 2005 It is growing slowly.

  • Aug 2004 40 days on which the temperature rises above 30 °C, and the highest temperature was over 39 °C.

  • May 2003 It is growing but tips of leaves are brown and dying.
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