Plant Care Pink Quill Plant
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Pink Quill Plant

4.4 out of 5 (14 experiences)

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

Taxonomy

Tillandsia cyanea
Tillandsia
Bromeliaceae
Poales

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 Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 5
Pink Quill Plant has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 5
Pink Quill Plant has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Sophiaponce avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Pink Quill Plant named Messy Hair by Sophiaponce on Greg, the plant care app
05/29/2021

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 le…

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@Cshears
New Albany, Indiana
Rating of the plant Pink Quill Plant named Gon by Cshears on Greg, the plant care app
08/22/2021

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

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@Blanca i
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Rating of the plant Pink Quill Plant named Madonna by Blanca i  on Greg, the plant care app
05/29/2021

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

How to care for Pink Quill Plant

Water

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
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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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: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Pink Quill Plant may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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

Nutrients

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.

Care Summary for Pink Quill Plant

Pink Quill Plant

Pink Quill Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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