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Tillandsia flexuosa (Twisted airplant)
Cressler, Alan

Tillandsia flexuosa

Tillandsia flexuosa Sw.

Twisted Airplant

Bromeliaceae (Bromeliad Family)

Synonym(s): Tillandsia aloifolia

USDA Symbol: TIFL2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Pink
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug



Additional resources

USDA: Find Tillandsia flexuosa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Tillandsia flexuosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Tillandsia flexuosa


Record Modified: 2018-11-20
Research By: CBR

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