Partial / Bright indirect light
Anthurium Macrolobium adds an exotic feeling in any setting. Large delicate, velvet almost-heart shaped leaves with light iridescent white veining – this is a true show stopper. Although slow growing it is an easy plant to maintain. This plant is primarily appreciated for its dramatic foliage, producing numerous, long lasting leaves per year.
The Anthurium genus originates in Mexico, but this species has been specially selected for its easy adaptability to indoor environments. Naturally you want to give such a beautiful plant the right care in order to enjoy it optimally. So start this by finding the right place in your house. The Anthurium Macrolobium is best placed in a place with indirect light. In addition, try to ensure that you keep the humidity high. Spray the plant well every now and then.
Watering is best done once or twice a week. Check before watering the soil of the plant. It can remain slightly moist at all times, but do make sure the roots are not constantly wet. Is the top 2 centimeter soil dry? Then give the Anthurium Macrolobium a splash of water. In summer you can give some extra nutrition to the plant once every month. Keep in mind that plant rest during the winter. In this period you can water the plant a bit less. Make sure in winter that the plant is not in a cold room.
Dos and Don’ts after receiving the plant
- Do not re-pot the plant immediately after receiving. We’ve taken care of that with better pot and rich soil.
- Keep the plant in indirect sunlight for 3 to 7 days.
- Always check the soil moisture and keep the plant hydrated all time. Do not over water it.