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Tillandsia alvareziae

Fortín de Las Flores, Veracruz, Mexico

Tillandsia alvareziae

Tillandsia (Allardtia) alvareziae Rauh (1986)



  • [ Blooming ] ?
  • [ Flower ] White
  • [ Fregrance ] ?
  • [ Blooming size ] 2 - 4 cm (W) x 20 - 30 cm (H)
  • It pups frequently.
  • Very feeble species. Very low degree of high humidity or high-temperature tolerance.

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

It grows well.

Low watering frequency cultivation

We could keep this plant only for a year. It is very weak to cultivate in Japan.

Cultivation Log (3rd foliage, Long form)

  • Nov. 2022 A root began to grow.

  • June 2021 A root began to grow.
  • Feb. 2021 Good condition.

Cultivation Log (2nd foliage, Short form)

  • Dec. 2022 it keeps growing.

  • Apr. 2020 Good condition.

Cultivation Log (1st foliage)

  • Sept. 2004 It died.
  • Aug. 2004 The temperature rises above 30 °C for 40 days, and the highest temperature was over 39 °C.
  • June 2004 It seems the original foliage is dying.
  • Apr. 2004 4 offsets began to grow at the base of the foliage.

  • Dec. 2003 Leaves grown from the bulbous base are thin and long, and it looks like glasses.
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