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 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.

Calculate water needs of Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Plant care guide for Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Orlando, Florida

Orlando, Florida

61% Medium

Growing Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Orlando right now

Light needs for plant Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Orlando, Florida

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

November 27th, 2022

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

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

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Light needs for plant Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Orlando, Florida

Sunlight will decrease by 20.2% ☀️

November 27th, 2022

Orlando is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Orlando is expected to decrease by 20.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.7 megajoules of energy per m2 per…

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Light needs for plant Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant in Orlando, Florida

Daylight will decrease by 0.8 hours 📉

November 27th, 2022

This month, Orlando is getting an average of 9.2 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.2 total hours of daylig…

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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 maximize the potential for growth.

Tillandsia caerulea Air Plant does not tolerate low light 🚫.

Orlando, Florida currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample 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 Orlando, Florida, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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