4.7 out of 5 (163 experiences)
Also known as
air plant and Blushing Bride Air Plant
How to care for Air Plant
Air Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Orlando, Florida.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
January 24th, 2022
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Orlando is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…
January 21st, 2022
Orlando is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Orlando is expected to increase by 16.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 12.0 megajoules of energy per m2 p…
January 23rd, 2022
This month, Orlando is getting an average of 7.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 5.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.8 total hours of dayl…
Air Plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Orlando, Florida ⛅.
Air Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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 Air Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
January 21st, 2022
The growing potential in Orlando is low 📉.
Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.
It's best to repot…
What other plant parents say
This plant will basically survive anything! You have to make sure it’s soil is damp at all times, or else the leaves will start to brown and die. It is a fast grower, but you have to make sure to pull the dead leaves off so it can form new ones more easily!