There are several forms of Tillandsia Stricta. This listing is for Aeranthos Stricta. It is popular for its hardy, medium green, thick foliage. When grown in bright light it can produce a purple blush on the top leaves of the plant. When blooming it produces a dark pink and purple bloom. Will ship in bloom when available. PLEASE NOTE: For orders shipping to Arizona, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Canada we will need to write an order with an additional charge of $60 for Phytosanitary Certificate Issuance by the USDA. Additionally, these orders must ship to a certified location in your area for agricultural inspection. Don’t worry we will walk you through the process! Please message us to write the order for you. For cold weather shipping we check the weather in your area during shipping times and add heat packs as necessary. If the weather is too cold in your area at shipping time we will hold your order until it is safe to ship.