Flamingo Flower

Latin name: Anthurium scherzerianum
Common name: Flamingo Flower
Plant group:
Flowering plants
Plant family:
Araceae
Climate:
Tropical rainforest climate
Subtropical moist forest climate
Minimal temperature: 15-18°C (59-64°F)
Optimal temperature: 26-30°C (78-86°F)
Recommended place:
bright, am or pm sunlight
mid-shade
Soil:
peat-humus-loosely
Plant form:
upright, columnar
shrubby, bushy
Height: 20 cm (7.8 in.)
Flower color:
red
Repotting: every 24 months (2 years)
Rarity: no
Diseases:
Pytium blight (Helminthosporium, Pythium, Fusarium)
Origin country:
Colombia
Costa Rica
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A houseplant with dramatic and tropical spathe-and-spadix flowers and green foliage. Spathes can be red, yellow, or green. Likes partial shade or light shade. In winter, temperatures of 60 to 65 degrees Fahrenheit are preferred. Likes a warm and humid atmosphere, so misting is beneficial. Reduce watering in the winter.