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ID help?

This is a discussion on ID help? within the Eye Candy forums, part of the Land Plants category; I have no idea what this is, except that it's Bromeliad-ish. It's getting ready to ...

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    I have no idea what this is, except that it's Bromeliad-ish. It's getting ready to bloom, has absolutely zero roots, has been growing for years, and looks like, well, a mess. Can some of you Brom folks ID this thing maybe?
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    I be dumb with these, but that is soooooooo cool.

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    Its a Tillandsia, Louis. Sorry, but I don't know what variety. Looks like T aeranthos though.

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    Hmm, yes, Tillandsia... hmm...

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    well, Louis, do the flowers come out more? coz if they do, then maybe it is Tillandsia araujei...

    It is so much harder ID'ing these stuff... I need more books!!!

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    Thanks you guys. I can post a pic again when the flowers open; seeing those would help, I'm sure. Knowing it's a Tillandsia though is at least something to put on a tag!

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