Plant Care Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant

Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant

Taxonomy

Tillandsia rectifolia
Tilandsia

How to care for Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant

Water

How often to water your Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant

Water needs for Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant
0.5 cups
every 9

Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Dallas, Texas.

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 Moonlight Air Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

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

Plant care guide for Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant in Dallas, Texas

Dallas, Texas

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Growing Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant in Dallas right now

Light needs for plant Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant in Dallas, Texas

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

December 7th, 2021

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

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

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Light needs for plant Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant in Dallas, Texas

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 19.1% ☀️

December 7th, 2021

Dallas is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Dallas is expected to decrease by 19.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.2 megajoules of energy per m2 per da…

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Light needs for plant Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant in Dallas, Texas

Daylight will decrease by 0.7 hours 📉

December 7th, 2021

This month, Dallas is getting an average of 8.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 6.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.8 total hours of daylig…

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Finding light for Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Dallas, Texas ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant

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

When to repot Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant

Nutrient needs for plant Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant in Dallas, Texas

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

December 6th, 2021

The growing potential in Dallas 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 …

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Care Summary for Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant

Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant

Tillandsia Moonlight Air Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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