A South American airplant, Tillandsia Bandensis is native to Uraguay, Paraguay and Bolivia.
It’s name is derived from the Banda Oriental del Uraguay (the eastern bank of the Uraguay river).
Quite common in nature, Tillandsia Bandensis is rarely offered for commercial sale. A small airplant, Tillandsia Bandensis is a member of the miniature subgenus Diaphoranthema. Although its flowers are small they are produced in abundance on established clumps, An easy to grow airplant, Tillandsia Bandensis is a prolific grower which requires minimal care. Individual plants are variable in size from 3-10cm with clumps growing in excess of 30cm.
- Eventual (Mature) Height: 8cm
- Eventual (Mature) Width: 8cm
- Flower colour: Purple
- Watering: Moderate
- Light: Moderate