الإثنين 22 يوليو 2024

How to grow Stunning colorful Anthurium at home easily

موقع أيام نيوز

There are hundreds of types of anthurium but here are three of the most common varieties
1. Anthurium andraeanum Sometimes referred to as a painters palette these bright pink anthurium plants are native to Ecuador and Colombia. They can remove a variety of harmful gases from the air theyre ideal for oxygenation and their longevity makes them exemplary houseplants for anyone who doesnt want to renovate anytime soon.
2. Anthurium scherzerianum These Costa Rican pigtail plants often boast large reddish leaves that resemble flattened bell peppers. As with other anthurium plants a spadix a spike located in the center of the plant is responsible for shedding most of the seeds for further regeneration.

3. Anthurium crystallinum The striped pattern on this anthuriums leaves may make it look less floral than other anthuriums but this variety has vibrant green hues.
6 tips for growing and caring for anthurium
Growing and caring for anthurium is easy with proper lighting watering and other factors. Follow these steps to ensure a healthy growth cycle
1. Give them warmth and moisture. Anthurium grows best in warm environments with high humidity but you must make sure to avoid overwatering. If youve planted yours indoors or outdoors in a drier climate its important to mimic the humidity of its native rainforest as best you can. Turn up the humidifier or mist the plants flowers their modified colorful leaves regularly.
2. Let in the light. Anthurium plants require a bit of a tightrope walk when it comes to giving them just enough light. Strong indirect light is ideal if you want as many flowers commonly called flamingo flowers as possible so keep indoor plants in a dimly lit room or outdoor plants in a shady part of your garden. While little or no direct sun means fewer flowers after the plants growing season too much