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''Tillandsia fasciculata'', commonly known as the giant airplant or cardinal airplant, is a species of bromeliad that is native to Central America, Mexico, the West Indies, northern South America , and the southeastern United States . Within the United States, this airplant is at risk of extirpation from the Mexican bromeliad weevil, ''Metamasius callizona''.

Similar species: Grasses, Bromeliads, Sedges
Species identified by Joe Spandrusyszyn
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Uploaded Feb 7, 2019. Captured Jan 30, 2019 11:27 in Anhinga Trail, Homestead, FL 33030, USA.
  • ILCE-6300
  • f/5.0
  • 1/400s
  • ISO640
  • 105mm