please ID this Tillandsia

androseraAugust 15, 2013

Large grower with soft leaves, seems to love the hot dry sun.

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hotdiggetydam

Have you checked the FCBS.org site? They have many great photos of all bromeliads.

Here is a link that might be useful: Link

    Bookmark   August 15, 2013 at 12:05PM
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gonzer_gw

If the older leaves, which I can't see, are curled at the tips then you have T. duratii

    Bookmark   August 16, 2013 at 6:24PM
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naoh123

The way the leaves are opening makes me think T. streptocarpa. The handful of duratiis I've seen 'drop' their leaves one at a time while the streptocarpas make more of an open rosette

    Bookmark   August 17, 2013 at 9:35AM
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gonzer_gw

Forgot to mention T straminea which, the more I look the likelier it seems.

    Bookmark   August 17, 2013 at 5:30PM
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