Definition of Tillandsia. Meaning of Tillandsia. Synonyms of Tillandsia

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Definition of Tillandsia

Tillandsia
Tillandsia Til*land"si*a, n. [NL., after Prof. Tillands, of Abo, in Finland.] (Bot.) An immense genus of epiphytic bromeliaceous plants confined to tropical and subtropical America. They usually bear a rosette of narrow overlapping basal leaves, which often hold a considerable quantity of water. The spicate or paniculate flowers have free perianth segments, and are often subtended by colored bracts. Also, a plant of this genus.
Tillandsia
Tillandsia Til*land"si*a, n. [NL. So named after Prof. Tillands, of Abo, in Finland.] (Bot.) A genus of epiphytic endogenous plants found in the Southern United States and in tropical America. Tillandsia usneoides, called long moss, black moss, Spanish moss, and Florida moss, has a very slender pendulous branching stem, and forms great hanging tufts on the branches of trees. It is often used for stuffing mattresses.

Meaning of Tillandsia from wikipedia

- tillandsia is a genus of about 609 to 639 species of evergreen , perennial flowering plant s in the family bromeliaceae, native to
- tillandsia ionantha is a species of the genus tillandsia . this species is native to costa rica and mexico . cultivars : tillandsia 'aleta
- allardtia is a subgenus of the genus tillandsia . species , : tillandsia abbreviata h. luther tillandsia a****inata l.b. smith
- this is an alphabetical list of the roughly 600 species belonging to the genus tillandsia . side yes , top yes , num yes a : tillandsia
- tillandsia brachycaulos is a species of the genus tillandsia . cultivars : tillandsia 'ask harry' tillandsia 'betty' tillandsia 'calum'
- tillandsia streptophylla is a species of the genus tillandsia . this species is native to costa rica and mexico . cultivars
- anoplophytum is a subgenus of the genus tillandsia . species , : tillandsia aeranthos (loiseleur) l.b. smith tillandsia afonsoana t.
- tillandsia stricta is a species of the genus tillandsia . this species is native to brazil and venezuela . cultivars : tillandsia 'azure
- phytarrhiza is a subgenus of the genus tillandsia . species , : tillandsia acosta-solisii gilmartin. tillandsia anceps loddiges
- tillandsia capitata is a species of the genus tillandsia . cultivars : tillandsia 'bacchus' tillandsia 'lorenzo' tillandsia 'love knot'