What are Air plants?
Air Plants, commonly known as Air Ferns or Tillys, are coined as Tillandsia by plant experts. Available in 730 species of evergreen—perennial flowering plants they belong to the family of Bromeliads. Air plants can thrive just about anywhere, in forests and mountains to deserts and swamplands. You can explore the variety of air plants available all over India for delivery at the Mumbai-based nursery, Root Bridges. Alternatively, buy air plants online from our website.
This plant is almost unkillable, so it's perfect for gardeners who tend to. Air plants grow without dirt and come in all sizes and colors. Although air plants used to be rare greenery, these hardy plants have become popular in the past couple of years, so you can find them at almost any garden center or even in the check-out line at the grocery store.
Why choose Root Bridges for buying Air plants online in India?
At Root Bridges we want you to feel safe to buy Air plants online in India. That’s why we offer the lowest online prices, free delivery on orders above Rs. 500, fast shipping, a free 7-day replacement policy, and detailed care instructions on our website. We have specialized secure packaging to ensure that the plants are healthy on arrival. All our plant pictures are actual photos taken by us. We also offer high-quality bio-organic nutrients, pest prevention liquids, gardening tools, growth media, watering cans, and other accessories.
Importance and benefits of Air Plants
Buy cheap Air plants online in India for these top 5 reasons.
- Drought tolerant plants needing very little watering
- Neglect tolerant plants that hardly need any attention and actually thrive when ignored.
- Mostly unaffected but fungi and pests
- Bear beautiful unmatched blooms which are not common in epiphytes other than orchids.
- Easy to propagate by dividing pups with roots from the parent air plant.
FAQs on Air Plants:
How to water air plants?
Air plants don’t need watering but just slight moisture. Daily misting is sufficient. If you can’t spray air plants daily, dunk them in the water on a weekly basis but make sure to shake off the excess water.
Where to keep air plants?
Any bright or semi-shade environment will do. They don’t need strong sunlight but also won’t thrive in a dark room.
How to fertilize air plants?
Spray liquid feed for best results.
Which is the best Air Plant to buy?
Tillandsia Cotton Candy is our top recommended air plant for beginners looking to buy air plants online.
Where to Buy Cheap Air Plants Online?
Root Bridges is proud to offer the best online prices and the widest range of air plants online in India. Here are our top 4 recommended air plants -
- Tillandsia Usnoides Spanish Moss
- Tillandsia Ionantha
- Tillandsia Cotton Candy
- Tillandsia Funkiana
Where to keep Air plants?
Air plants are semi-shade plants and should be kept in a bright place that receives 1-2 hours of bright light or direct sunlight. This makes them suitable for any well-lit room at home. Tillandsias can be hung from a ceiling or wall, or kept in glass bowls to create a surface display.
Pro-tip – Make sure to protect the plants for direct rain to prevent root rot. Whenever you’re watering the plants remember to shake off any excess water.