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Giant airplant Tillandsia fasciculata

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Watering Giant airplantTenere asciutto
Let's remember to empty the plant saucers after watering, to avoid that stagnant water could damage the roots. Water rarely, about once every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water , keeping the soil dry for a few days before watering again; when wetting we suggest avoiding surpluses, however to wet the soil deep down.

Generalities Giant airplant
These plants give origin to a brush with a rounded form. The Giant airplant Is medium in size; in spring, summer, autumn, winter it assumes a orangegreen colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. The Giant airplant is a perennial herb plant.

Exposure Giant airplantPosizione mezza ombra
It is advisable to position this plant in a partially shady place, where it is exposed to direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day. Let's position the plants where they can enjoy a good source of light,yet avoiding direct sunshine, which could cause antiaesthetic burnings on the foliage.These plants don't like cold weather, therefore in the Spring it is best to set them outside only when the temperatures are above 15įC.

Watering Giant airplantTenere asciutto
Water rarely, about once every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water , keeping the soil dry for a few days before watering again; when wetting we suggest avoiding surpluses, however to wet the soil deep down. Let's remember to empty the plant saucers after watering, to avoid that stagnant water could damage the roots.

Treatments Giant airplant
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.

Soil Giant airplant
Letís grow these apartment plants in a very well drained soil.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
5
0
2
0
2
1
continental
4
0
2
0
2
1
mediterranean
3
0
2
0
2
1

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Notes Giant airplant

When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

This page concerns the weather continental it is possible to choose another climate area alpine mediterranean

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