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  Anthurium 'Black Queen'
  Family Name : Araceae

  Common Names : Black Flamingo flower

 
Black Flamingo flower
  • Record Info
  • Life Stage & Characteristics
    • Plant Growth Form :
      Herbaceous Plant
      Lifespan (in Singapore) :
      Perennial
  • Biogeography
    • Native Distribution :
      Of horticultural origin
      Preferred Climate Zone :
      Tropical, Highland / Montane
  • Description & Ethnobotany
    • Plant Morphology :
      Growth Form: Herbaceous plant to 30(-40cm) tall
      Flowers: Spathe to 15cm long by 12(-14)cm wide, rugose, glossy, dark brownish black - very dark maroon. Spadix 8(-10) cm long, light green - cream
      Ethnobotanical Uses :
      Cut / Dried Flower
  • Landscaping Features
    • Desirable Plant Features :
      Ornamental Flowers
      Plant & Rootzone Preference/Tolerance :
      Moist Soils, Well-Drained Soils, Fertile Loamy Soils
      Landscape Uses :
      Interiorscape/ Indoor Plant, Container Planting
  • Plant Care & Propagation
    • Light Preference :
      Semi-Shade
      Water Preference :
      Lots of Water, Moderate Water, Occasional Misting
      Fertilizing :
      Feed regularly with dilute liquid fertilizer
      Pest(s) :
      Chewing Insects, Sucking Insects
      Propagation Method :
      Division, Tissue Culture
  • Foliar
    • Foliage Retention :
      Evergreen
      Mature Foliage Colour(s) :
      Green
  • Floral (Angiosperm)
    • Flower Colour(s) :
      Black, Brown, Purple
      FlowerTexture(s) :
      Glossy / Shiny, Waxy
      Inflorescence Type :
      Spathe & Spadix

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