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Flamingo Flower

Anthurium spp. - Red

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  • Pet Warning:Toxic To Ingest

  • Care Level:I'm Easy

Get your color fix with flamingo flowers. This year-round bloomer is a tropical treasure, instantly bringing vacation vibes to your home with their bold blooms. They change color through the year, ranging from vivid scarlet to pretty pink and rich purple. They can survive in low light, but medium to bright indirect sunlight will keep them happiest.

*Our blooms vary and may not arrive as they are pictured. We ship our plants still in buds, so you can enjoy a fresh bloom in your home.*

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Flamingo Flower Care Guide & Presentation

Flamingo Flower

Flamingo Flower Plant: Overview

The Flamingo Flower Plant, known scientifically as Anthurium andraeanum, is a striking and vibrant addition to any indoor garden. Belonging to the Araceae family, this tropical plant originates from the rainforests of Central and South America. It features glossy, heart-shaped leaves and distinctive, long-lasting blooms in various colors, including red, pink, white, and purple. For instance, the Pink Flamingo Flower is a popular variety, adding a touch of elegance and color to any setting.

Flamingo plants thrive in hardy zones 10-11, making them well-suited for warm, humid environments. They are relatively easy to care for and prefer bright, indirect light and consistent moisture. The Flamingo Lily is related to the Peace Lily and shares similar care needs.

In Feng Shui, the Flamingo Flower symbolizes hospitality and happiness, making it a popular choice for homes and as a gift. While not as toxic as other houseplants, it can still harm pets’ well-being if ingested.

Flamingo Flower: Alternative Names

  • Anthurium
  • Tailflower
  • Laceleaf plant
  • Pigtail plant
  • Boy flower
  • Painters Palette Plant

Anthurium Plant: Benefits

  • It has strong air-purifying properties; hence, it improves indoor air quality.
  • Enhances aesthetic value with its vibrant, long-lasting blooms
  • Symbolized hospitality and happiness in Feng Shui, promoting a welcoming atmosphere
  • Suitable for brightening up bedrooms and offices

Flamingo Flower Plant: Care Guide

Red Anthuriums are relatively easy to care for, requiring some specific conditions to thrive. 

Light and Temperature

Flamingo plants are flowering varieties that prefer bright, indirect light. Direct sunlight can scorch the leaves, while too little light can reduce blooming. Ideal temperatures range between 65-80°F (18-27°C). Avoid placing the plant in drafty areas or near heating/cooling vents.

Watering and Humidity

Keep the soil of your Flamingo Anthurium consistently moist but not soggy. Water when the top inch of soil feels dry to ensure proper drainage. High humidity levels are crucial for this tropical plant. Mist the leaves regularly or use a humidifier to maintain optimal conditions.

Soil and Feeding

Use a well-draining potting mix, ideally formulated for orchids or other epiphytic plants. Feed monthly during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer to promote healthy growth and blooming.

Repotting and Propagation

Repot the plant every 2-3 years or when it outgrows its container. Propagate your anthurium andraeanum by dividing the root ball during repotting. Ensure each division has a healthy root system for best results.

Pruning and Cleaning

Remove dead or yellowing leaves regularly to maintain the plant's appearance and health. Clean the leaves occasionally with a damp cloth to remove dust and keep them looking vibrant.

Common Issues

Watch for common pests like aphids, mealybugs, and spider mites. Overwatering your Anthurium plant can lead to root rot, while underwatering may cause wilting. Yellowing leaves can indicate too much or too little water or insufficient light.

Flamingo Lily: Placement, Companion & Alternative Plants

Flamingo Flower plants are versatile and can enhance various indoor settings. 

Best Locations & Uses

  • It is ideal for brightening living rooms and bedrooms with their vibrant blooms.
  • It is a perfect gift for housewarming or special occasions, symbolizing hospitality and happiness.
  • Great for offices, bringing a touch of nature to workspaces.
  • Suitable for warm, humid environments like bathrooms and kitchens.
  • Adds a pop of color to shaded patios or porches in warmer climates.

Companion Plants

Enhance your Anthurium Flamingo Flower plant with these companions:

  • Sansevieria Zeylanica Snake Plant (Sansevieria trifasciata Zeylanica): The upright growth pattern and exciting foliage of the Zaylanica Snake Plant can add a great contrast.
  • Philodendron Pink Princess (Philodendron erubescens ‘Pink Princess’): The Pink Princes Philodendron plant boasts lush foliage and is equally easy to care for.
  • Pineapple Plant (Ananas comosus): Nestled among the spiky foliage of the Pineapple Plant, you’ll find a tasty fruit. Purchase it with the Flamingo Lily in a Party in Paradise Duo bundle.   

Alternative Plants

Consider these pet-friendly alternatives available on Lively Root:

  • Calathea Cathedral Windows (Goeppertia makoyana): Known for its striking foliage patterns and non-toxic nature, Calathea Cathedral Windows is a safe and beautiful addition to any home.
  • Areca Palm Indoor Tree (Dypsis lutescens): The Areca Palm, with its feathery fronds, adds a tropical feel and is easy to care for.
  • Maidenhair Fern (Adiantum spp.): Delicate and elegant, the Maidenhair Fern thrives in humid environments and adds a soft, lush touch to your space.

Order Your Red Flamingo Plant From LivelyRoot Today!

Transform your space with the vibrant beauty of a Flamingo Flower plant! Order today and enjoy its stunning blooms and positive energy!

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  • CF
    Chet F.
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    I recommend this product
    What is your plant experience? This was a gift
    Where is your new plant living? Living Room
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    6 days ago
    A late Mother’s Day gift

    Simply! It was beautiful and better than the descriptive picture on the website!

    Happy mom and a happy son!

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    IvyLynn M.
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    I recommend this product
    What is your plant experience? Intermediate
    Where is your new plant living? Dining Room
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    1 month ago
    Perfectly packaged

    The flamingo flower arrived safe and in great condition. I had my doubts but no packaged very well and happy to find her new home

  • MA
    Methanie A.
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    I recommend this product
    What is your plant experience? Intermediate
    Where is your new plant living? Living Room
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    3 months ago
    Red Beauty

    I love my Flamingo flower! It arrived in good health, I downloaded and followed the tips & instructions. 30 days later she is a thriving beauty! 💚

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    Jennifer S.
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    I recommend this product
    What is your plant experience? Green Thumb
    Where is your new plant living? Bedroom
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    4 months ago
    Adorable!

    I love this cutie patootie plant! It showed up in perfect condition!

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    elizabeth w.
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    I recommend this product
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    1 year ago
    I sent this to my

    I sent this to my dad for his birthday, & it was perfect! It arrived on time, & looked great. He loves it!

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