Living With Air Plants: A Beginner’s Guide to Growing and Displaying Tillandsia
Yoshiharu Kashima, Yukihiro Matsuda


Hardback | Dec 2018 | Tuttle Publishing | 9780804851046 | 96pp | 191x254mm | Stocked item (plenty) | GEN | AUD$29.99


Requiring no soil — just some spritzing, soaking, the right sunlight and good air circulation — air plants work in just about any space. Compatible with succulents and right at home in terrariums, air plants are friendly to talented gardeners and brown thumbs alike.

Living With Air Plants shows a vast array of these versatile little plants growing in spaces where you never thought a houseplant could thrive. Showing you everything from basic cultivation to creative display, this handbook and reference gives you all the basics, including info on:

  • The various types and their characteristics
  • Growth cycles and preferred environments
  • Selecting and maintenance
  • Propagating/dividing
  • Providing creative and healthy habitats
  • Enjoying them in just about any kind of space

If you despair of ever being able to keep a houseplant alive, or just love the idea of adding some quirky greenery into your life, these are the plants — and this is the book — you need.