Re: Help Identifying Unknown Anthurium

Dear Jaime:  If it has blackish dots on the lower surface it is probably
a member of A. section Porphyrochitonium. If not it might be A. eximium
Enger but your description is very unclear.  Could you take a photo of
> Hello All,
> I have just today encountered an anthurium with ripe seeds,  but the label
> says "unknown species."  The leaves are 10 to 14 inches long, 2 inches
> wide,  very thick and firm,  almost like a vanilla orchid vine.  The spathe
> is heart shaped,  tiny,  only about one inch across,  and green.  The
> spadix is about four inches long,  about an inch thick,  covered in tiny,
> bright red pointy berries.  Any ideas?
> Thanks.
> Jaime Rodriguez
> P.O. Box 871394
> Wasilla, Alaska, 99687
> USDA Zone 3 & 4

Thomas B. Croat, Ph.D.
P.A. Schulz Curator of Botany
Missouri Botanical Garden
P.O. Box 299
St. Louis, MO 63166-0299
phone: 314-577-5163; fax 314-577-9596; email

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