Tillandsia balbisiana Schult. & Schult. f.
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Liliopsida||Monocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family|
|Subclass||Zingiberidae||Gingers and related plants|
|Order||Bromeliales||Bromeliads: tropical plants adapted to limited water, often epiphytes|
|Family||Bromeliaceae||Bromelias: tropical and subtropical plants, the best known being pineapple|
|Genus||Tillandsia||For Elias Tillands (1640-1693), Finno-Swedish botanist|
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Tillandsia balbisiana f. description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.
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Air plant · 4/13/2015 · Pa-hay-okee Overlook, Everglades National Park, Florida · By Susan M. Kent
≈ 7 × 9" (16 × 21 cm)
4/13/2015 · Pa-hay-okee Overlook, Everglades National Park, Florida
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