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Spanish Moss

Tillandsia usneoides (L.) L.

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Tillandsia usneoides (Spanish Moss) is a species of perennial herb in the family bromeliads. They are climbers. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Eastern North America, Alagoas, Cerrado, Paraná, Piauí, SãO Paulo, The Neotropics, Rio Grande Do Norte, AmazôNia, The Contiguous United States, Bahia, Mata AtlâNtica, ParaíBa, Rio De Janeiro, Espirito Santo, Santa Catarina, GoiáS, Minas Gerais, Ceará, Sergipe, Maranhao, U.S. Virgin Islands, Pampa, Rio Grande Do Sul, Puerto Rico, Acre (Brazil), Caatinga, Pernambuco, and Pará. They have simple, broad leaves and white flowers.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Spanish moss. View this species on GBIF