Caput Medusae Air Plant
Caput medusae is a very popular air plant native to Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica. This variety is nicknamed Medusa's Head, due to it's spiraling, thick and tapered leaves that resemble Goddess Medusa's snakes! The caput medusae stands at about 4-5 inches and can bloom red inflorescences from spring to early summer. Like all Tillandsias, the caput medusae is a low maintenance plant that only requires a weekly misting and bright, filtered light. Direct sunlight is not recommended.