This Anthurium has a massive root structure for support, its leaves are large, ovate to lanceolate in shape and have stunning variegation.


Pot: 15cm

Height: Approximately 75cm from base of pot


Secrets to success


Temperature: Ideally 18-25°C. This species will suffer in the cold


Light: Bright indirect light to semi-shade.


Watering: Anthurium love soil that remains slightly moist at all times. They also love humidity so mist the leaves frequently.


Air humidity: Moderate to hight humidity. Higher humidity can be achieved by grouping plants together, misting, using a humidifier and placing the plant on a watered pebble tray.


Potting mix: Use a well draining potting mix or an Aroid mix.  Use bark to allow roots to breathe.


Fertiliser: Feed with a balanced liquid houseplant fertiliser; water with fertiliser every month during the summer and every 8-10 weeks in autumn and winter. 

This plant is toxic, keep out of reach of pets and children.

Anthurium hookeri variegata