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Hunte said he was embarking on a new $50 000 anthurium and orchid project, which he funded himself. Unlike Andromeda, he said Hunte’s Gardens turned a tidy profit though the money he earned went right back into the garden.
True colours come alive
Venkatesh Y from Mallika Nursery has brought in varieties of Orchid, Anthurium and Mandevilla creeper among others. "We have a lot of indoor plants for people who want to beautify their homes. Bengalureans love orchids as it suits the climate here," he says.
Enjoy Anthurium's glossy foliage and elegant flowers
In Greek, the name Anthurium means “tail flower,” and refers to the long tail-like projection of the flower. The plant is native to Central and South America, where it is grown as a perennial evergreen plant. In our area, Anthurium are considered ...
Plant Profile: Anthurium
Traits: Sun, Shade, Feature, Container, A member of the arum (Araceae) family, this tropical American genus includes some 900 species of evergreen perennials and climbers. Quite often seen as indoor plants, they are also very popular in tropical gardens.
Anthurium Gets Home Advantage
Memories of luaus and hula dancers are but some of the souvenirs that tourists take home from Hawaii. Often packed with the luggage is an exotic anthurium plant reminiscent of the state's lush vegetation and tropical flowers. The white to red waxy flowers ...
Plant primer: Anthurium
Nothing says “tropical paradise” like anthurium. Also known as flamingo flower, its blooms — generally red, pink or white — include a spadix (a spike) and a spathe (a colorful modified leaf or bract). The Black Queen anthurium (shown) has 3- to 4 ...
A breath of fresh air: Air-purifying houseplant anthurium
Plants are not just decorative — many are natural air filters that work to clean up the indoor environment, absorbing irritating or harmful chemicals from the air. We find out more about anthurium with French online florist Caprice de Fleurs. Origins and ...
Anthurium — a flower with potential in domestic, global markets
THE demand for anthurium cut flowers in the domestic and world market is so high that there is a tremendous potential for India, but to tap this market the country must step up production. Between 1999 and 2002, the demand has grown by about 38 per cent.
Plants Tend To Lead A Life Of Their Own
He can`t figure it out either. DEATH IN THE AFTERNOON I`ve had another garden mystery recently, too. I had planted a mammoth bird`s-nest anthurium in the shade of a cattleya guava in a fenced corner near the pool. Both the plant and the tree are ...
Anthurium festival, Mizo Bamboo Day begin October 1
Kolkata, Sep 29 (IANS) More than 70 home-grown varieties of the beautiful anthurium flower will be showcased at the three-day Anthurium festival in Mizoram beginning October 1, organisers said on Tuesday. This year, the Mizoram Bamboo Day will also be held ...