Ionantha Vanhyningii Small
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SIZE: Small - approx 2”

DESCRIPTION: Tillandsia ionantha vanhyningii is a captivating air plant that belongs to the Bromeliad family. This specific variety is a variation of the popular Tillandsia ionantha species and is known for its unique and striking appearance. Tillandsia ionantha vanhyningii features compact rosettes of thick, spiky leaves that vary in color from deep green to vibrant red or orange. The leaves have a velvety texture and often display beautiful trichomes, which give them a silvery or fuzzy appearance. This combination of colors and textures makes it an eye-catching addition to any plant collection.

Tillandsia ionantha vanhyningii is native to Central America, particularly regions in Mexico and Guatemala. It thrives in warm and humid environments but can also tolerate drier conditions with regular misting or soaking. It is often displayed mounted on driftwood, in glass terrariums, or in open containers, allowing its unique form and colors to be showcased.


Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Genus: Tillandsia