Plant Care Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant

Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant

Taxonomy

Tillandsia caerulea
Tillandsia
Bromeliaceae
Poales

How to care for Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant

Water

How often to water your Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant

Water needs for Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant
0.5 cups
every 12

Tillandsia caerulea 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 Indianapolis, Indiana.

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 Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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

Plant care guide for Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Indianapolis, Indiana

Indianapolis, Indiana

28% Very Low

Growing Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Indianapolis right now

Light needs for plant Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Indianapolis, Indiana

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 28th, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Indianapolis is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…

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Light needs for plant Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Indianapolis, Indiana

Sunlight will increase by 37.1% ☀️

January 30th, 2023

Indianapolis is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Indianapolis is expected to increase by 37.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.5 megajoules of energy…

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Light needs for plant Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Indianapolis, Indiana

Daylight will increase by 1.1 hours 📈

January 31st, 2023

This month, Indianapolis is getting an average of 5.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 11.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.5 total hours o…

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Finding light for Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Tillandsia caerulea 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 Indianapolis, Indiana ⛅.

Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Tillandsia caerulea Air 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 Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant

Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant

Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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