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Anthurium Care Tips:

1. Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Thrives in bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight, which can scorch the leaves.
  • Tolerates Lower Light: Can adapt to lower light conditions, but growth may slow.

2. Watering:

  • Keep Soil Moist: Maintain consistently moist soil, but not waterlogged.
  • Allow Slight Drying: Allow the top inch of soil to dry out before watering again.
  • Reduce in Winter: Scale back watering slightly during the plant's dormant period in winter.

3. Humidity:

  • Moderate to High Humidity: Enjoys higher humidity levels. Regular misting or placing a humidity tray can be beneficial.

4. Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Use a well-draining potting mix with orchid bark or perlite.
  • Epiphytic Nature: Anthuriums are epiphytic, so a mix suited for orchids can work well.

5. Temperature:

  • Warm Conditions: Maintain temperatures between 65-80°F (18-27°C).
  • Avoid Drafts: Protect from drafts and sudden temperature changes.

6. Fertilizing:

  • Regular Feeding: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season.
  • Dilute Strength: Use a diluted fertilizer to prevent over-fertilization.

7. Pruning:

  • Remove Spent Flowers: Trim or cut away spent flowers to encourage new blooms.
  • Trim Yellow Leaves: Regularly remove yellowing or damaged leaves for a tidy appearance.

8. Support:

  • Staking: Provide support for larger varieties to prevent leaning or drooping.

9. Repotting:

  • When Root-Bound: Repot when the plant outgrows its container or becomes root-bound.
  • Spring Preferred: Optimal time for repotting to support new growth.

10. Pests: - Monitor Regularly: Keep an eye out for pests such as spider mites, scale, and aphids. - Treat Promptly: If pests are detected, treat with insecticidal soap or neem oil.

11. Cleaning: - Leaf Care: Wipe leaves occasionally with a damp cloth to remove dust.

12. Toxicity Note: - Caution: Anthuriums contain calcium oxalate crystals and can be toxic if ingested. Keep away from pets and children.

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