The Tillandsia Red Abdita is native to Mexico and Central America and is one of the few varieties that enjoy both direct and indirect sunlight. The characteristic curly leaves of the Xerographica grow from the center of the plant out and spiral into themselves.
Red Abdita are easy to care for; just give them a soak in water each week for about 9-15 minutes and they will continuously bring the benefits of clean air and beauty to your space. The air plants can be a stunning statement piece in any bright space, they need no soil to grow, so they truly can be put anywhere. They can be hung from walls or set on tables- the possibilities are endless with this easy to care for air plant.
Our Etsy shop offers this beautiful air plant along with a cute 80’s troll as a planter!
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Our Tillandsias’ are placed indoors in a north-facing window area where we can control the temperature to keep the growing space around 60-70 degrees F. We do not suggest growing air plants outdoors when we are experiencing freezing temperatures, however, they can be grown outdoors in the spring and summer! Give this unique air plant a try and experience the beauty and ease this plant will bring to your life.