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Anthurium crassinervium var. crassinervium

Anthurium crassinervium var. crassinervium

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Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

H1a

RHS hardiness

15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

80cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

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Anthurium crassinervium var. crassinervium Overview

Anthurium crassinervium var. crassinervium is a an evergreen perennial plant with a tropical feel, from the aroid family, Araceae. It produces lush green leaves and was previously known as Anthurium ellipticum. It originates from Colombia to Venezuela and Curaçao. Anthurium plants need to stay relatively moist, but allow it to dry out a little before watering. It likes bright, indirect sun. In its natural environment, it's fighting through the tropical canopy for light. This genus is commonly grown outdoors in tropical gardens and they are prized across the world as houseplants or tender patio plants in temperate climates. With slight care and attention, you can enjoy a touch of the tropics all year round in your home.

Common problems with Anthurium crassinervium var. crassinervium

How to propagate Anthurium crassinervium var. crassinervium

Cuttings

Special features of Anthurium crassinervium var. crassinervium

Attractive leaves

Pot plant

Indoor plant