Wild Florida Photo - Tillandsia balbisiana

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Tillandsia balbisiana

NORTHERN NEEDLELEAF

INFLATED & REFLEXED WILD PINE

Florida native

Threatened Florida species
 

Epiphytic of hammocks and scrub, occassional in much of central and south Florida. Blooms in the fall.

 
Tillandsia balbisiana is a member of the Bromeliaceae - Bromeliad family.

Other species of the Tillandsia genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
  View  Tillandsia fasciculata var. densispica  - CARDINAL AIRPLANT
  View  Tillandsia setacea - SOUTHERN NEEDLELEAF
  View  Tillandsia variabilis - SOFT-LEAVED WILD PINE
  View  Tillandsia utriculata - GIANT AIRPLANT
  View  Tillandsia bartramii - BARTRAM'S AIRPLANT
  View  Tillandsia usneoides - SPANISH MOSS