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Anthurium "Oaxaca" cold hardy

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Plants species for sale are Anthurium genus "Oaxaca", live plants. Each plant I offer is Hybridized and grown from tissue cultures to be a disease free exact replica of the mother plant. Plants for sale are between 5-16" tall. This is the Anthurium for the not so very green thumb. This Mexico native Anthurium is a new discovery by Lester Kallus. Anthurium Oaxaca grows to an impressive 4' hight. The climate of it's origin explains how this plant is so wonderfully tolerant of occasional neglect. More drought and cold tolerant than other Anthuriums. Whithstanding occaisonal freezing temperatures. Anthurium Oaxaca makes a stunning houseplant or a wonderful landscape plant. This is an unusually large and attractive Anthurium that has huge heart shaped leaves and large deep pink flowers. New growth is a coppery bronze for 1-2 weeks. A real dazzler!! Plants are not currently not in bloom. Ships to the continental United States only.

For indoor growing instructions please visit:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4XD0kBZxfCs 

 

How to grow Anthurium "Oaxaca", Anthurium soil requirements and planting instructions, Mix together the following: 60 percent potting soil; 20 percent peat moss; 20 percent coarse sand and a handful of perlite. Place this mixture in a pots, beds or garden and plant your Anthurium. When planting Anthurium in the landscape space plants at 24" apart. Proper site preparation ensures years of growth and once established they will not require weed control. Strong growth will Soil Ph should be around 6.0-7.0 light conditions, When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has bright indirect light, but not direct sunlight. Plants will produce large red fragrant flowers. Stunning blooms!! this species of Anthurium is considered hardy at zones 8b-11 Anthurium plant care, If using drip irrigation allow soil to dry slightly between waterings. Do not over water any members of the Anthurium family. Anthurium fertilizer, this mild feeder every three weeks during the warmer months with a one half-strength fertilizer with a balanced N-P-K ratio or 5-5-5. 

 

Anthurium pests and disease, Pests or diseases are few and far between. Anthurium are also referred to as Flamingo Flower" or "Boy Flower. Anthurium are generally grown from shoots or seeds. There are several different varieties of Anthurium.


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This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 15 September, 2010.