Plant Care Tillandsia funckiana

Tillandsia funckiana

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Taxonomy

Tillandsia funckiana
Tillandsia
Bromeliaceae
Poales

How to care for Tillandsia funckiana

Water

How often to water your Tillandsia funckiana

Water needs for Tillandsia funckiana
0.5 cups
every 12

Tillandsia funckiana 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 Tillandsia funckiana

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.

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Finding light for Tillandsia funckiana in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Tillandsia funckiana: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Tillandsia funckiana 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.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Tillandsia funckiana

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

Care Summary for Tillandsia funckiana

Tillandsia funckiana

Tillandsia funckiana


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.

What other plant parents say

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