Plant Care Pink Quill Plant

Pink Quill Plant

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Pink Quill Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Pink Quill Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Also known as

Blue Flowered Torch


Tillandsia cyanea

How to care for Pink Quill Plant


How often to water your Pink Quill Plant

Water needs for Pink Quill Plant
0.5 cups
every 12

Pink Quill Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Pink Quill Plant

Water 0.5 cups every

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Pink Quill Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Pink Quill Plant: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Pink Quill Plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Pink Quill Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Pink Quill Plant in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Pink Quill Plant

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Pink Quill Plant: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Pink Quill Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Pink Quill Plant

Pink Quill Plant

Pink Quill Plant

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Pink Quill Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 10
Pink Quill Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 6
Pink Quill Plant has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 5
Pink Quill Plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 5
Pink Quill Plant has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Cshears avatar
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 202 XP
globe New Albany, Indiana

May not grow how you want or expect, but its going to do alright so long as you care for it.

Survivor Survivor
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@Blanca i
leaf-1 3 Plants
xp 82 XP
globe Allentown, Pennsylvania

This plant was bought out of sheer amazement and it has brought beauty to our home!

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Sophiaponce avatar
leaf-1 2 Plants
xp 46 XP

Spray with water once a week for example water every Monday and no other day of the week. After you spray it water, gently shake the water off so the plant won’t have any water left in between the leaves or the leaves will turn brown and the whole plant will dry out and die. I keep my plant either on my windowsill that gets a lot of sunlight or somewhere where the sun hits them but not direct sunlight unless you live somewhere that has a stable temperature and doesn’t get below 50° or rain all the time.

Fast grower Fast grower
Survivor Survivor

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