Welcome to Key Essentials

Welcome to the UK’s leading air plants (tillandsias) supplier for both the general public and garden centres. With over 25 years experience, Key Essentials has the right solution for you no matter what your requirements are.

Our air plants are nursery grown and depending on the varieties, are selected from our various nurseries and suppliers located throughout Central & South America and beyond.

View our range of Air Plants and Sundries or why not join us on Facebook or Twitter @LoveTillys.

Be sure to have a look at our new range of Kalamitica magnetic Air Plant pots that will give your displays a really modern feel.

New this spring we will be adding some exciting new varieties, such as Tectorum ‘Snowy and are pleased to be able to offer some old favourites, such as Ionantha mexico in clump form.  Currently in flower we have albertiana clumps, ionantha mexico singles and clumps, and Fuchsii gracilis.
Got any air plant questions?  Get in touch and we will be happy to help, better still come and visit!  There is no substitute to being able to seeing these beauties in the flesh.  Our nursery is open from 9am – 5pm on weekdays and from 9am until 1pm on Saturdays.

Make a date in your diary as well for the next Air Plant open days which will be on 20th and 21st  May 2017 – see you there!

All the best – from the Love Tillys Team

Our Products


£2.55 Ex. VAT
£4.99 Ex. VAT

Air Plants (Tillandsias)



Air Plants (Tillandsias)

Ionantha Mexico

£2.75 £2.74 Ex. VAT

Starter kits for Air Plants (Tillandsias)

Airplant glass globe terrarium kit A

£7.50 Ex. VAT

Air Plants (Tillandsias)


£1.25-£1.87 £3.33-£4.16
Out of stock

Air Plants (Tillandsias)

Giant Guatemalensis

£24.00 Ex. VAT

Sundries for Air Plants (Tillandsias)

11 cm dish airplant kit

£4.16 Ex. VAT

Air Plants (Tillandsias)

Air Plant Beginners Collection

£7.50£23.00 Ex. VAT

Miniature Gardening (Fairy Gardens)

Miniature World Wishing Well

£7.50 Ex. VAT

Air Plants (Tillandsias)

Capitata Peach

£1.25-£1.87 £3.33-£4.16