Like many people, you probably bought your air plant hoping it would bloom. Like…now. You water it, it’s in a breezy location, it gets bright filtered light. So bloom already! But air plants, like all of mother nature, are not so easy to control. Most greenhouses and nurseries force their plants to bloom using chemicals. And, from speaking… Read More How do I get my Air Plant to Bloom?
Actually, yes! Air plants do grow roots, although they do not serve the same purpose as the typical plant root. Air plants use their roots for attaching themselves to rocks, trees, shrubs, or wherever they live. Unlike other plants, they do not need roots to take in nutrients or water – they do that all… Read More Do Air Plants Have Roots?
One of the biggest mistakes new air plant owners make is not watering their air plants correctly. Or, more appropriately, not allowing their air plants to dry correctly. You may decide to water your air plants on a regular schedule, or you may wait until they indicate they want water. The method you use to water… Read More How to Water Air Plants
Air plants communicate thirst with their leaves.… Read More How to Tell if Your Air Plant Wants Water