Tillandsia fasciculata

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Tillandsia fasciculata
Tillandsia fasciculata - Everglades.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Bromeliaceae
Genus: Tillandsia
Subgenus: Tillandsia
Species: T. fasciculata
Binomial name
Tillandsia fasciculata
Sw.[1]
Varieties

T. f. var. clavispica Mez
T. f. var. densispica Mez
T. f. var. fasciculata
T. f. var. venosispica Mez[2]

Tillandsia fasciculata, commonly known as the Giant Airplant,[2] is a species of bromeliad that is native to Costa Rica, Mexico, Venezuela and Florida in the United States.[3]

Cultivars[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Isley, Paul T. Tillandsia: the World's Most Unusual Air Plants. Volume 1. Botanical Press. p. 54. 
  2. ^ a b "Tillandsia fasciculata". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2012-08-15. 
  3. ^ Neyland, Ray (2009). Wildflowers of the Coastal Plain: A Field Guide. Louisiana State University Press. p. 87. ISBN 978-0-80-713407-8. 

External links[edit]

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