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Tillandsia ionantha var. stricta forma fastigiata

Distributed from Mexico to Nicaragua at altitudes from 450 to 1,700 m.

Tillandsia ionantha var. stricta forma fastigiata

Tillandsia (Tillandsia) ionantha Planchon (1854) var. stricta Koide (1993)



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.

Low watering frequency cultivation

Grows well although tips of leaves tend to die.

Cultivation Log (2nd foliage)

  • July 2018 3 offsets are growing at the bottom of the foliage.

Cultivation Log (1st foliage)

  • Jan. 2009 It bloomed.

  • Dec. 2007 The growing points turned red.
  • Aug. 2007 The foliage bloomed in 2003 died and was removed. A few offsets were dispatched.

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

  • July 2005 The foliage of 4 generations old which bloomed 5 years ago died.

  • Dec. 2004 All foliages turned beautiful red in a week and two foliages in the clump bloomed.
  • Aug. 2004 The temperature rises above 30 °C for 40 days, and the highest temperature was over 39 °C.

  • Dec. 2003 Two foliages in the clump bloomed at the same time.

  • Dec. 2000 Good condition.
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