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Air Plant Iona Rubra Tillandsia Individual

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Individual Air Plant. Iona RubraTillandsia

Ranges in size from 1-3"
Air plant may come to you green if we do not have any red/pink in stock. Air plant will turn red and bloom a purple flower.


Tillandsia Ionantha aka Iona
Native to Cosa Rica Mexico

Ionas are a smaller variety of air plants they range when mature from 2-3"
Iona's only flower once in their entire life cycle and change to a vibrant red towards maturity. This color change is only temporary and happens only once. Which is why we try to send them out green so the new owner can enjoy the color change and bloom.

Iona's start out green as juveniles

We email you care instructions and ship priority mail in the US
As mentioned each Iona will only flower once. However once the flower has dried remove by gently plucking the petals and removing the stalk as this promotes babies (aka "pups")

Iona's are a clumping Variety of air plant and if you prefer not to remove the pups they will form massive clumps over time. As leaves dry gently pull them away from the with sideways tugs. If the leaf resists it is not ready to be removed yet. The mother will eventually dry up and you can remove her from the pups. The gap that is left will be filled in eventually by pups.

If you prefer to remove the pups wait until they are 1/3-1/2 the size of the mother plant to ensure their longevity. Hold both mother and pup at their base and gently twist in a downward motion. If the pup is hard to remove you may want to remove the pup by cutting downward as close to the mother as possible. Most will only need a gentle twist and tug to remove. Do not discard the mother plant yet. As long as she is still alive she will continue to produce more pups. The mother will often take several years after blooming before she finally dies.

Quick care tips. Make sure you water your plant regular. Yes these plants are easy care but they still need regular waterings. Water is the most important aspect of succeding with your Iona. However too much water and they will rot. Never leave air plants in standing water for long periods of time. Your plant needs water regularly at least 2 times per week. Misting is generally not sufficient even if done daily. They need to be watered underneath as well as on top. The easiets way to achieve this is to actually immerse the whole plant in the sink, bucket or cup if possible. After submerging make sure to shake off excess water and let them dry out. Your little guy will also appreciate a good soaking for several hours every other week. If flower never submerge your plant for longer than a minute or the petals will dissolve. In extreme dry areas or homes with air conditioning your iona may need more water.
Thin leaf varieties may need spritzing more often on the leaves to help the tips from not drying out. If you miss a watering air plants are very forgiving and are a very hardy plant.
Individual Air Plant. Iona RubraTillandsia

Ranges in size from 1-3"
Air plant may come to you green if we do not have any red/pink in stock. Air plant will turn red and bloom a purple flower.


Tillandsia Ionantha aka Iona
Native to Cosa Rica Mexico

Ionas are a smaller variety of air plants they range when mature from 2-3"
Iona's only flower once in their entire life cycle and change to a vibrant red towards maturity. This color change is only temporary and happens only once. Which is why we try to send them out green so the new owner can enjoy the color change and bloom.

Iona's start out green as juveniles

We email you care instructions and ship priority mail in the US
As mentioned each Iona will only flower once. However once the flower has dried remove by gently plucking the petals and removing the stalk as this promotes babies (aka "pups")

Iona's are a clumping Variety of air plant and if you prefer not to remove the pups they will form massive clumps over time. As leaves dry gently pull them away from the with sideways tugs. If the leaf resists it is not ready to be removed yet. The mother will eventually dry up and you can remove her from the pups. The gap that is left will be filled in eventually by pups.

If you prefer to remove the pups wait until they are 1/3-1/2 the size of the mother plant to ensure their longevity. Hold both mother and pup at their base and gently twist in a downward motion. If the pup is hard to remove you may want to remove the pup by cutting downward as close to the mother as possible. Most will only need a gentle twist and tug to remove. Do not discard the mother plant yet. As long as she is still alive she will continue to produce more pups. The mother will often take several years after blooming before she finally dies.

Quick care tips. Make sure you water your plant regular. Yes these plants are easy care but they still need regular waterings. Water is the most important aspect of succeding with your Iona. However too much water and they will rot. Never leave air plants in standing water for long periods of time. Your plant needs water regularly at least 2 times per week. Misting is generally not sufficient even if done daily. They need to be watered underneath as well as on top. The easiets way to achieve this is to actually immerse the whole plant in the sink, bucket or cup if possible. After submerging make sure to shake off excess water and let them dry out. Your little guy will also appreciate a good soaking for several hours every other week. If flower never submerge your plant for longer than a minute or the petals will dissolve. In extreme dry areas or homes with air conditioning your iona may need more water.
Thin leaf varieties may need spritzing more often on the leaves to help the tips from not drying out. If you miss a watering air plants are very forgiving and are a very hardy plant.

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(9,506)
Reviewed by Cynthia Kaminsky
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 30, 2018
It's adorable! It's fitting in nicely in its new home.
Air Plant Iona Rubra Tillandsia Individual

Reviewed by Kayla Gramling
5 out of 5 stars
Mar 30, 2018
Air Plant Iona Rubra Tillandsia Individual

Reviewed by symbologie
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 25, 2018
Air Plant Iona Rubra Tillandsia Individual

Reviewed by Bieonica Parsons
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 14, 2018
Great plants! Cute anywhere in your home and easy to care for! If you want to buy air plants this is the shop to buy them from for sure!
Air Plant Iona Rubra Tillandsia Individual

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We hope that you are thrilled with your purchase but please contact us if there is a problem. . We are happy to send more photos prior to purchase. Please ask questions and read carefully as the features of each item are clearly identified.

****no refunds for wrong address, please double check your address*****

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All returns must be in their original condition with all tags attached, if applicable. To process a return, message us within 48 hours of your delivery with the details of the item or items you would like to return and the reason for the return. Please wait for an email confirmation and instructions from us prior to returning the items.

Plants purchased from us should arrive to you in good, healthy condition with care instructions. We cannot be liable for plants once they are in your care and cannot offer returns for them. If you have any questions about how to properly care for your plant, please do not hesitate to message us.

Please remember that glass is fragile. Take care when setting it down or cleaning it. If you’ve filled your glass with sand or other heavy objects, always pick it up from the bottom to minimize risk of breakage.

Damaged Goods
We make every effort to make sure that your item arrives to you in perfect condition. If damage does occur, please contact us within 48 hours of your delivery confirmation to arrange for a replacement. Please keep the original item and all packing material.

******Shipping Charges are NOT refundable**********************

*******Custom orders are NOT refundable********


!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!*******ATTENTION COLD CLIMATES AREAS During winter add a heat pack to your order to protect it during shipping. They work for 72+ hours and will keep your plants nice and cozy during their travels. Also connect with your postal worker to make sure they DO NOT leave your package outside in the cold if you are not home. We are not responsible for any packages left out in the cold when shipping to a colder climate in the winter. The plants ship just fine during winter. However if you know your climate is especially cold and your postal worker leaves packages outside take precautions to protect your new little guys on their journey to you. Link for warmers https://www.etsy.com/listing/180993528/heating-pack-for-shipping ******************!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


******We are not responsible for stolen items if your postal worker leaves it outside. Email us before ordering to require a signature. The post does charge extra for this but a couple extra dollars is worth protecting your new items and your money************

For International Orders:

All sales are final. We cannot offer any refunds or exchanges for items broken during shipping.



*Items must be returned in the same or comparably sized packaging
We hope that you are thrilled with your purchase but please contact us if there is a problem. . We are happy to send more photos prior to purchase. Please ask questions and read carefully as the features of each item are clearly identified.

****no refunds for wrong address, please double check your address*****

For US Orders:

All returns must be in their original condition with all tags attached, if applicable. To process a return, message us within 48 hours of your delivery with the details of the item or items you would like to return and the reason for the return. Please wait for an email confirmation and instructions from us prior to returning the items.

Plants purchased from us should arrive to you in good, healthy condition with care instructions. We cannot be liable for plants once they are in your care and cannot offer returns for them. If you have any questions about how to properly care for your plant, please do not hesitate to message us.

Please remember that glass is fragile. Take care when setting it down or cleaning it. If you’ve filled your glass with sand or other heavy objects, always pick it up from the bottom to minimize risk of breakage.

Damaged Goods
We make every effort to make sure that your item arrives to you in perfect condition. If damage does occur, please contact us within 48 hours of your delivery confirmation to arrange for a replacement. Please keep the original item and all packing material.

******Shipping Charges are NOT refundable**********************

*******Custom orders are NOT refundable********


!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!*******ATTENTION COLD CLIMATES AREAS During winter add a heat pack to your order to protect it during shipping. They work for 72+ hours and will keep your plants nice and cozy during their travels. Also connect with your postal worker to make sure they DO NOT leave your package outside in the cold if you are not home. We are not responsible for any packages left out in the cold when shipping to a colder climate in the winter. The plants ship just fine during winter. However if you know your climate is especially cold and your postal worker leaves packages outside take precautions to protect your new little guys on their journey to you. Link for warmers https://www.etsy.com/listing/180993528/heating-pack-for-shipping ******************!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


******We are not responsible for stolen items if your postal worker leaves it outside. Email us before ordering to require a signature. The post does charge extra for this but a couple extra dollars is worth protecting your new items and your money************

For International Orders:

All sales are final. We cannot offer any refunds or exchanges for items broken during shipping.



*Items must be returned in the same or comparably sized packaging

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** We ship to the address you provide via PayPal. Please be sure your Etsy and PayPal addresses match. We are not responsible if you provide the wrong address so please double check **

Items will be shipped within a week after we have been notified of receipt of payment by PayPal.

Once your items leave us USPS takes over. We are not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged packages due to the post. If damaged, stolen or lost due to the post you will need to contact your local post office and file a claim with them.

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!*******ATTENTION COLD CLIMATES AREAS During winter add a heat pack to your order to protect it during shipping. They work for 40+ hours and will keep your plants nice and cozy during their travels. Also connect with your postal worker to make sure they DO NOT leave your package outside in the cold if you are not home. We are not responsible for any packages left out in the cold when shipping to a colder climate in the winter. The plants ship just fine during winter. However if you know your climate is especially cold and your postal worker leaves packages outside take precautions to protect your new little guys on their journey to you. If left outside by your postal worker they risk freezing and dying. Link for warmers https://www.etsy.com/listing/180993528/heating-pack-for-shipping
******************!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

**** For custom orders, all handmade glass products and Florida Rose orders more time maybe needed depending on how much time is needed to make an item and how many orders are before yours. Message us if you have any questions****

***For Rush orders please contact us for pricing before placing your order.****

All orders containing plants will be shipped via USPS. All other orders will be shipped at our discretion through USPS, FedEx or UPS. You will receive a confirmation number from us via email at the time of shipment.

For international orders: we cannot offer any refunds or exchanges for items broken during shipping. All international orders are final. Thank you

******We are not responsible for stolen items if your postal worker leaves it outside****



If you use a PayPal e-check then we must wait for payment to clear before shipping. This usually takes 4-7 days.
** We ship to the address you provide via PayPal. Please be sure your Etsy and PayPal addresses match. We are not responsible if you provide the wrong address so please double check **

Items will be shipped within a week after we have been notified of receipt of payment by PayPal.

Once your items leave us USPS takes over. We are not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged packages due to the post. If damaged, stolen or lost due to the post you will need to contact your local post office and file a claim with them.

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!*******ATTENTION COLD CLIMATES AREAS During winter add a heat pack to your order to protect it during shipping. They work for 40+ hours and will keep your plants nice and cozy during their travels. Also connect with your postal worker to make sure they DO NOT leave your package outside in the cold if you are not home. We are not responsible for any packages left out in the cold when shipping to a colder climate in the winter. The plants ship just fine during winter. However if you know your climate is especially cold and your postal worker leaves packages outside take precautions to protect your new little guys on their journey to you. If left outside by your postal worker they risk freezing and dying. Link for warmers https://www.etsy.com/listing/180993528/heating-pack-for-shipping
******************!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

**** For custom orders, all handmade glass products and Florida Rose orders more time maybe needed depending on how much time is needed to make an item and how many orders are before yours. Message us if you have any questions****

***For Rush orders please contact us for pricing before placing your order.****

All orders containing plants will be shipped via USPS. All other orders will be shipped at our discretion through USPS, FedEx or UPS. You will receive a confirmation number from us via email at the time of shipment.

For international orders: we cannot offer any refunds or exchanges for items broken during shipping. All international orders are final. Thank you

******We are not responsible for stolen items if your postal worker leaves it outside****



If you use a PayPal e-check then we must wait for payment to clear before shipping. This usually takes 4-7 days.

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