Anthurium veitchii - King Anthurium
Anthurium veitchii is also called "King Anthurium," and for good reason - its elongated, ruffled leaves grow to mammoth proportions. On a mature plant, each heart-shaped leaf can grow over 3ft long! New leaves emerge a lustrous copper color and eventually darken to shiny dark green with bright veins, textured from top to bottom.
At our flagship store, our Anthurium veitchii in a wavy terracotta planter is a showstopping shop plant. We wanted to let you have a piece of Pistils at home with this pre-planted King Anthurium in a handmade wavy terrracotta planter! The wavy shape of the unglazed pot perfectly complements the ruffled texture of the mature plant's leaves.
• Light: Medium to bright, indirect light. Direct morning sun is okay.
• Water: Water thoroughly when the top half of soil dries out
• Considerations: Protect this plant from drafts from heating vents and cold outside air. If you choose to repot after the plant's acclimation period, use a coarse soil mix. Aroid Mix or Orchid Mix would suit this plant well.
WHAT TO EXPECT
You'll get a healthy Anthurium veitchii that meets our rigorous quality standards in a 3" handmade terracotta pot. No two plants are alike, and yours will have its own unique shape, size, color, and personality; expect this natural variation from the photos. Bloom color, size, and quantity will vary.
Our plants include detailed care instructions as well as our Houseplant Best Practices guide, with information on how to repot, seasonal care and more!
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