Anthurium

  • Anthurium Ace Of Spades
    Anthurium,  Plant Care,  Rare Houseplants

    Anthurium Crystallinum Black

    Anthurium Ace Of Spades Black Velvet or Dark Form Anthurium Crystallinum aka Anthurium Crystallinum Black, is an absolute showstopper! It’s got a few care needs like higher than normal humidity, but them can be met fairly easily in most homes… Anthurium Ace Of Spade Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect light. Watering needs: Water when the top 30% of soil is dry. Fertilizer: A well-diluted nitrogen fertilizer once a month in summer. Soil: Well draining potting compost. Humidity: 60-70%. Temperature: 18°C to 25°C (64-77°F) . Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops or Etsy. Common issues: Over and underwatering, lack of humidity. Introduction This anthurium is know…

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  • Anthurium Superbum
    Anthurium,  Plant Care,  Propagation

    Anthurium Superbum

    Welcome to our guide to the Anthurium Superbum all to you need to know about care and propagation… Anthurium Superbum Care Summary Light needs: Bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Keep them moist but not wet. Fertilizer: Well diluted balanced feed every 3 or 4 weeks in spring and summer. Soil: Well draining / rich (Anthurium Soil). Humidity: 70% Temperature: 16°C to 30°C (61-86°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Other names: Birdsnest Anthurium. Common issues: Pests, lack of humidity. Introduction The Anthurium Superbum grows in the wild in Ecuador and is know for it’s long bullate leaves. It’s an impressive plant that does well in most…

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  • Anthurium Green Mamba
    Anthurium,  Plant Care

    Anthurium Green Mamba Care

    A practical, no-nonsense guide to anthurium green mamba care… Anthurium Green Mamba Care Summary Light needs: Bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Water when top 40% of soil is dry, check twice a week in spring and summer, once a week in autumn and winter. Fertilizer: Feed it a high nitrogen feed once a month in summer. Soil: A very well draining compost with added perlite. Humidity: 60-70%. Temperature: 18°C to 25°C (64-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Common issues: Under and overwatering, leaf browning. Introduction The anthurium green mamba is a hybrid between the anthurum papillilaminum and magnificum. It’s known for its big veined, glossy…

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  • Anthurium Waterburyanum
    Anthurium,  Plant Care

    Anthurium Waterburyanum

    Our guide to anthurium waterburyanum care… Anthurium Waterburyanum Summary Light needs: Bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check twice a week and water if top 25% of soil is dry. Fertilizer: Feed once a month in summer using a high in nitrogen feed. Soil: A very well draining compost with perlite and orchid bark. Humidity: 60-70%. Temperature: 18°C to 25°C (64-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Common issues: Lack of humidity issues. Introduction The anthurium waterburyanum is know for its stunning velvet green leaves, originally from Ecuador. We cover all you need to know. See also: Anthurium Villenaorum, Anthurium Luxurians Care, Anthurium Warocqueanum. Tip: we recommend…

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  • Anthurium Friedrichsthalii
    Anthurium,  Plant Care

    Anthurium Friedrichsthalii Care

    Welcome to our guide to anthurium friedrichsthalii care and propagation. Anthurium Friedrichsthalii Care Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect sunlight Watering needs: Check once a week, water when top half of soil is dry. Fertilizer: A balanced plant feed once a month in the summer months. Soil: A mix of perlite, orchid bark and potting compost. Humidity: 60-70%. Temperature: 18°C to 25°C (64-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops or Etsy. Common issues: Lack of humidity, over watering. Introduction The anthurium friedrichsthalii is a strap-leaved anthurium with thick, almost leather-like elongated leaves. It’s elegant stature means it looks great with it’s leaves trailing down of…

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  • Anthurium Scandens
    Anthurium,  Plant Care

    Anthurium Scandens

    Welcome to our guide to Anthurium Scandens care and propagation. They key is keep the plant humid and the soil moist… Anthurium Scandens Care Summary Light needs: Bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check weekly in winter, twice in the summer. Water if top 25% of soil is dry. Fertilizer: A high nitrogen feed once a month in spring and summer. Soil: A mix of orchid bark, perlite, and potting compost. Humidity: 60-80%. Temperature: 18°C to 25°C (64-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Other names: Anthurium dolosum, anthurium leucocarpum. Common issues: Pests. Introduction Originally from Costa Rica, they grow naturally in South and Central America. The…

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  • Anthurium Splendidum
    Anthurium,  Plant Care

    Anthurium Splendidum Care

    We run down everything to you need to know about the Anthurium Splendidum. The key to Anthurium Splendidum Care is very high humidity, some moving air and a constant temperature that does not get too high, a plant cabinet is a good idea for these plants… Anthurium Splendidum Care Summary Light needs: Bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check weekly, water if top 40% of soil is dry. Fertilizer: A well-diluted fertilizer with a high nitrogen content once a month in summer. Soil: A mixture of orchid mix and compost  Humidity: 80%. Temperature: 18°C to 25°C (64-77°F). Where to buy: Try one of these Rare Plant Shops. Common issues: Mold, bacteria and other…

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  • Anthurium Corrugatum
    Anthurium,  Plant Care

    Anthurium Corrugatum Care

    The key to anthurium corrugatum care, is decent humidity levels throughout the year, we cover all you need to know… Anthurium Corrugatum Care Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check weekly, water if top half of soil is dry. Fertilizer: A well-diluted high nitrogen feed monthly in spring and summer. Soil: A mix of orchid bark, perlite and normal compost. Humidity: 60-70%. Temperature: 18°C to 25°C (64-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops. Common issues: Lack of humidity. Introduction The anthurium corrugatum (a.k.a. corrugated anthurium) has a pebble/pimple texture to it’s heart shaped leaves. It grows in medium to high altitudes in…

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  • Anthurium Pendulifolium
    Anthurium,  Plant Care

    Anthurium Pendulifolium Care

    Welcome to our guide to Anthurium Pendulifolium care, we cover all you need to know about plant care and propagation. The key is to keep it humid… Anthurium Pendulifolium Care Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check weekly, water if top 40% of soil is dry. Fertilizer: Feed once a month in summer, with a high nitrogen feed. Soil: Very well draining soil with orchid bark and perlite. Humidity: 60%. Temperature: 18°C to 25°C (64-77°F). Where to buy: Try one of these Rare Plant Shops. Common issues: Root rot, lack of humidity.  Introduction The anthurium pendulifolium is an epiphyte from Central America, known for it’s long and…

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  • Anthurium Clarinervium
    Anthurium,  Plant Care

    Anthurium Crystallinum And Anthurium Clarinervium Care

    Welcome to our guide to anthurium clarinervium and anthurium crystallinum care. Those amazing leaves! The key to anthurium crystallinum and anthurium clarinervium care is humidity and keeping the soil slightly moist, we go into detail on anthurium care… Anthurium Crystallinum And Anthurium Clarinervium Care Summary Light needs: Indirect sunlight, from medium to bright. Watering needs: Water once the top inch or 3 cms has dried out. Check them 2 or 3 times a week. Fertilizer: Feed once a month in summer, use a feed high in nitrogen, well diluted. Soil: A really well draining compost: orchid mix and peat based compost is a good mix. Humidity: They like 80% humidity,…

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