Bird's Nest Anthurium (Anthurium hookeri) in the Anthuriums Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Fruit: Other: Berries white when ripe
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
Other: Spathe pale green, tinged purple. Spadix violet-purple.
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
5"-6"
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant contain calcium oxalate crystals, an irritant to the mouth and esophagus. Toxic to cats and dogs.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

Bract of the Birdnest Anthurium

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Help me guys please! by AlbertoVeronezes Jan 14, 2020 10:05 AM 2
Giant anthurium hookerii by Adriennevs Nov 26, 2019 2:26 PM 10
Anthurium species by RuuddeBlock Feb 27, 2018 2:16 PM 7
identify this tropical plant by drdawg Mar 12, 2013 10:22 AM 5

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