New Tillandsia/Air Plants in stock at Peacock Horticultural Nursery. Many in bloom now!

Tillandsia stricta The Broom

List of new Tillandsia /Air plants:

  • Tillandsia aeranthos Minuette (Small Cluster) – Small bromeliads that form clusters with hundreds of individual plants
  • Tillandsia aeranthos/bergeri hybrid – Flowers with pink bracts and purple petals
  • Tillandsia aeranthos hybrid Giant (Specimen Clump)
  • Tillandsia aeranthos The Red (Specimen Clump)
  • Tillandsia stricta The Broom  – Has wispy, curved leaves which are lighter green and stiffer than typical T. stricta.
  • Tillandsia stricta The Broom (Large Cluster)
  • Tillandsia stricta Black Beauty – A large form of T. stricta with purplish dark green leaves to 6 – 8″.  Flowers have pink bracts with purple petals.
  • Tillandsia stricta Counsin It – A interesting form of T. stricta where the emerald green leaves turn down and inward.
  • Tillandsia stricta Fay Gray – Gray green leaves and flowers with pink bracts and purple petals.
  • Tillandsia stricta giganticus – Flowers with pink bracts and purple petals.
  • Tillandsia stricta giganticus (Large Specimen)
  • Tillandsia stricta Green Clump (Large) –
  • Tillandsia stricta Iridescent – Leaves are shades of lilac to maroon to 5 – 6″ and flowers with pink bracts and purple petals.
  • Tillandsia stricta Rio Negro – Dark Green leaves to 6″ with purple/black tips.
  • Tillandsia stricta Stiff Gray (Large specimen)
  • Tillandsia tectorum 4-5″- Leaves covered with silvery white trichomes (or hairs) that protect the plants from their harsh native enviornments and reflect heat.  These have a couple needs to succeed: 1- NEVER SUBMERGE (SOAK) T. tectorum IN WATER, or allow them to remain wet for any length of time.  A thorough misting every 1 – 3 weeks depending on the weather is perfect. 2 – These plants need bright light or direct sun.  Inside they would happy right in the window.  and 3 – Do not over fertilize, or at all.  Flowers are pink with violet bracts.
  • Tillandsia tectorum 9-12″ – same as above
  • Tillandsia tenuifolia Bush Giant – 
  • Tillandsia tenuifolia Purple Torch

Tillandsia stricta Stiff Gray

Tillandsia stricta The Broom

Tillandsia stricta Giganticus