Scientific Name: Anthurium andraeanum (incl. hybrid cvs.) Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:anthuriumTexture:Coarse
Family Name:AraceaeHabit: Upright, Spreading
Plant Type: Flowering cut plant, Indoor foliage plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Central America, South America Hardiness Zone:Zone 10: (-1 to 4 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Leathery, Lustrous, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Spadix (& spathe), White, Violet, Pink, Red, Dark-red, Purple, Jan- Dec
Fruit: Berry (true), Green, Red, Jan- Dec
Exposure:
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Cut flower or foliage, Indoor plant
Key ID Features:Leaves with cordate bases (unlike peace lily); spathe is waxy and heart-shaped; spadix is fleshy and smooth (flower not smooth - protrudes from the spadix).