15 cm Anthurium Veitchii House Plant 10,5 cm Pot House Plant

15 cm Anthurium Veitchii House Plant 10,5 cm Pot

Anthurium veitchii, commonly known as the King Anthurium or Veitch's Anthurium, is a stunning flowering plant native to Colombia. It is highly sought after by plant enthusiasts for its large, velvety leaves and unique, elongated, heart-shaped spathe that gives it...
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15 cm Anthurium Veitchii House Plant 10,5 cm Pot House Plant

15 cm Anthurium Veitchii House Plant 10,5 cm Pot


15 cm Anthurium Veitchii House Plant 10,5 cm Pot


Anthurium veitchii, commonly known as the King Anthurium or Veitch's Anthurium, is a stunning flowering plant native to Colombia. It is highly sought after by plant enthusiasts for its large, velvety leaves and unique, elongated, heart-shaped spathe that gives it an exotic appearance. This care guide will provide you with all the necessary information to keep your Anthurium veitchii healthy and thriving.

Light Requirements:
Anthurium veitchii thrives in bright, indirect light. Place it near a window with filtered sunlight, preferably facing east or west. Direct sunlight can scorch its leaves, so it's important to protect it from intense rays. If you notice the leaves turning yellow or brown, it could be an indication of too much light exposure. On the other hand, insufficient light will result in poor growth and fewer flowers.

Temperature and Humidity:
Maintaining the right temperature and humidity levels is crucial for Anthurium veitchii's well-being. It prefers temperatures between 60-80¬?F (15-27¬?C). Avoid exposing the plant to drafts or sudden temperature fluctuations. Additionally, this species thrives in high humidity environments. Aim for a humidity level of 50% or higher by using a humidifier or placing a tray with water near the plant. Regularly misting the leaves can also help increase humidity.

Proper watering is essential for Anthurium veitchii. It prefers evenly moist soil but should not be allowed to sit in waterlogged conditions. Water the plant when the top inch (2.5 cm) of the soil feels dry. Use room temperature or slightly warm water to avoid shocking the roots. Ensure good drainage by using a well-draining potting mix and a pot with drainage holes. Overwatering can lead to root rot, while underwatering can cause the leaves to wilt and become crispy.

Anthurium veitchii benefits from regular fertilization to promote healthy growth and vibrant foliage. Use a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer formulated for houseplants. During the growing season (spring and summer), fertilize every two weeks. In autumn and winter, reduce fertilization to once a month. Always follow the instructions on the fertilizer packaging and avoid overfertilization, as it can burn the roots.

Pruning and Maintenance:
To maintain the beauty of your Anthurium veitchii, occasional pruning is necessary. Remove any yellowing or damaged leaves by cutting them off at the base. Regularly inspect the plant for pests, such as spider mites or mealybugs. If an infestation is detected, treat it promptly with an appropriate insecticide or by using natural pest control methods.

Anthurium veitchii doesn't require frequent repotting and can thrive in a slightly crowded container. However, if the plant outgrows its pot or the soil becomes compacted, repotting is recommended. Choose a pot that is one size larger and use a well-draining potting mix. Repot during the growing season, ideally in spring, to allow the plant to adjust to its new environment more easily.

Propagating Anthurium veitchii can be challenging, but it is possible through division or stem cuttings. Dividing the plant is the most common method. Carefully remove the plant from its pot and gently separate the root ball into smaller sections, ensuring each section has healthy roots and leaves. Plant the divisions in separate pots using fresh potting mix. Keep them in a warm and humid environment until new growth appears.

In conclusion, Anthurium veitchii is a stunning tropical plant that requires bright, indirect light, high humidity, and regular watering to thrive. With proper care and attention, this spectacular plant will reward you with its striking foliage and occasional flowers. Enjoy the beauty of this exotic Anthurium in your home or office!

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At Plants for all Seasons, we offer a specialist range of plants that are kept at their growers until ordered, ensuring they remain in their ideal conditions. This unique approach means that these plants receive expert care right up until the moment they are prepared for delivery.

Our dedicated growers are passionate about their craft and maintain the perfect environment for each species in this range, ensuring that every plant is healthy, vibrant, and ready to thrive in your home or garden.

Delivery and Quality Assurance We understand that receiving your plants in excellent condition is crucial. While delivery for this specialist range can take up to 7 days, we assure you that this time is used to carefully select, prepare, and package your plants to maintain their health and vitality during transit.

Our commitment to quality means that every plant in this range is thoroughly inspected before it leaves the grower, ensuring it meets our high standards. You can trust that your new plant will arrive ready to flourish, bringing beauty and life to your space.
Tropical Glasshouse Nursery: Our plants are nurtured in our tropical glasshouse nursery located in Lincolnshire, where we maintain an average temperature of 16°C. We do not use cold warehouses, ensuring optimal conditions for plant health.

Plastic Nursery Pots: All our plants are supplied in practical plastic nursery pots. If you prefer a more decorative option, we offer a range of stylish pots available for purchase separately.

Non-Consumable: Please note that our plants are intended for ornamental purposes only unless specifically stated as edible. Ensure you check product descriptions carefully if you are looking for edible varieties.

Variable Heights: The height of our plants can vary by approximately +/- 10%. This natural fluctuation ensures you receive a unique and healthy specimen.

Plant Pot Sizes: Pot sizes may vary by approximately +/- 1cm. To ensure a proper fit, we recommend selecting a decorative pot that is 1-2cm larger than the stated plant pot size. For instance, if you purchase a plant in a 17cm pot, a 18 - 19cm decorative pot would be ideal.

Quarantining: All our houseplants are regularly sprayed with a preventative systemic bug treatment. We do our best to ensure a bug free growing environment however sometimes these can unfortunately be missed, as such we always recommend quarantining plants when they first enter your home and checking them upon arrival for bugs.

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