Tillandsia caput medusae air plant
Tillandsia caput medusae. As this plant grows, the leaves will continue to twist and curl and create a beautiful "snake-like" appearance. A feature of this plant is the deep purple that lines the leaf margins. When this plant is in bloom, a thin orange/pink/red bract will emerge from the center and produce purple candlestick shaped flowers.
Care: Just like T. butzii or T. bulbosa, its best to grow this plant sideways or upside down to avoid trapping water between the leaves. Care instructions will be provided, but be sure to tailor to your specific environment.
Sizing: Your plant will arrive between 4 and 5 inches in height. It can grow up to 10 inches in height.
RETURNS/REFUNDS: Plants that are delayed or not delivered by USPS, or packages with incorrect shipping addresses will not be eligible for returns or refunds. Please consider using priority mail service or buying shipping insurance to protect your purchase.
SHIPPING: All orders received by 10 am (PST), Monday through Thursday, are shipped next business day. Weekends and postal holidays are excluded. We do not ship on Mondays. We May occasionally increase our shipping rate during times of heavy traffic. Please contact the shop if plants are needed by a specific date.
IN HOT WEATHER: If your order will encounter temperatures over 70 degrees at any point in transit, Please select USPS Priority Mail as your shipping method. Do not let your plants remain outdoors for any period of time. If plants arrive damaged due to heat exposure, we will not refund or replace your order. Damage from heat exposure will result in brown plants or completely dried and dead plants.
IN COLD WEATHER: If your order will experience temperatures at or below freezing at any point during transit, Please select the heat pack and priority mail shipping option at checkout. Purchases made without this protection that result in damaged plants, will not be eligible for return, refund, or replacement.