Tillandsia melanocrater


Filtered sun, temperate, partial moisture

Guatemala, Costa Rica 70-1500m

Leaf base is deep brown colour, green upper leaves.  The flower scape is quite short, red and yellow bracts with violet petals.  Grows in forests so thrives in heat and humidity filtered to bright light.  Produces pups on stolons at the base.  Grows relatively easily and a very attractive plant.

Available as medium plants

Images with tape indicate size of plant available for sale.  Please note plants do vary, we endeavour to provide a plant as close to the size indicated as possible.

Additional information

Light Requirements

Filtered Sun


medium water


Large, Medium