An exceptionally unique Tillandsia, the Melanocrater resembles a fine leafed yucca - kind of! Ranging in color from green to red, Melanocrater is a beautiful addition to any air plant collection. Its leaves are stiff and plentiful without any sharp spines or barbs. Tillandsia Melanocrater is easy to care for and does well in bright or filtered light. It is native to Mexican and Central American forests, so it does like humidity and heat. Daily misting and bi monthly soaks with minute amounts of fertilizer should keep your Tillandsia Melanocrater air plant growing and showing for years. As it is a ready propagator, with healthy offspring, one plant could last forever!