Tillandsia #170629

Tillandsia spec

There are no known parents.

Tillandsia is a genus in the family Bromeliaceae, native to the forests, mountains and deserts of Central and South America. Some tillandsia are so-called myrmecophyte that live in symbiosis with ant colonies. They offer the insects living room and sometimes food, while the ants keep predators away from them.

Current Location
This plant is in Butter's Greenhouse.

Jan 26, 2015, 11:37:01 AM
Finally full grown.

Jan 22, 2015, 11:37:02 AM
It began to sprout.

Jan 18, 2015, 10:37:20 AM
Taken by Butter.