10 - 20cm Anthurium Chamberlainii X House Plant 10.5cm Pot

House Plant

Delivery Time: Delivered within 1-2 working days. £6.99 for Unlimited Plants

These plants are kept in optimal conditions at their specialist growers until ordered. This means they take little longer to be delivered, but quality is assured. Please allow up to 7 days for these to be delivered.

Anthurium Chamberlainii is a distinctive and relatively rare tropical plant, renowned for its impressive foliage and striking appearance. This hybrid species boasts large, glossy leaves that can vary in shape from heart-shaped to more elongated forms, often with deep green coloration and pronounced veining. The leaves can develop a metallic sheen or deeper hues depending on the light conditions, adding to its allure. Anthurium Chamberlainii flowers are less common in indoor cultivation but, when they do appear, they present as a spadix with a surrounding spathe, typically in shades of green or white, adding an exotic touch to its display.

Care Guide:

  • Light: Prefers bright, indirect light. Direct sunlight should be avoided to prevent leaf burn. However, too little light can result in leggy growth and fewer flowers. A spot near an east or north-facing window is ideal.

  • Water: Water thoroughly once the top inch of soil has dried out. Anthuriums prefer consistently moist soil but are prone to root rot if overwatered or left in standing water. Ensure good drainage in the pot.

  • Humidity: High humidity levels, ideally between 60% to 80%, mimic its native rainforest habitat and are crucial for its well-being. Use a humidifier, mist the plant regularly, or place it on a pebble tray with water to increase ambient humidity.

  • Temperature: Thrives in warm conditions with temperatures ranging from 18°C to 27°C (65°F to 80°F). Protect it from drafts and sudden temperature changes.

  • Feeding: Feed with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring through summer). Reduce feeding in autumn and winter to every 8-10 weeks.

  • Soil: Use a well-draining, airy potting mix rich in organic matter. A mix of orchid bark, perlite, and peat moss can provide the right balance of drainage and moisture retention.

  • Repotting: Repot every 2-3 years or when the plant becomes root-bound. Choose a pot that's slightly larger than the current one to avoid oversaturating the soil.

  • Pruning: Prune sparingly to remove any yellow or damaged leaves and to maintain shape. Always use clean, sharp scissors or pruning shears.

  • Pests and Problems: Watch for common pests such as aphids, mealybugs, and spider mites. Treat infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Overwatering and low humidity can lead to root rot and pest issues, respectively.

  • Propagation: Can be propagated by division during repotting or through stem cuttings, though it might be challenging for beginners due to its slow growth rate.

Caring for an Anthurium Chamberlainii involves providing a balance of humidity, warmth, and bright, indirect light to mimic its natural habitat. With proper care, this stunning plant can be a focal point in any indoor garden, offering lush foliage and the occasional exotic flower.

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  • Plants are supplied in plastic nursery pots unless stated in the product title.

  • Plants are not for consumption unless stated as edible.

  • Plant heights can fluctuate +/- 10%.

  • Our plants are kept at our tropical nursery in Yorkshire where we maintain an average temperature of 18c.

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