Anthurium chilmabajense

Anthurium chilmabajense Croat sp. nov. ined.  a fairly recently discovered Anthurium from the Belolonchium section. It has very prominent lobes and beautifully textured foliage. It has not yet been formally published.

The genus name Anthurium is derived from Greek ánthos "flower" + ourá "tail" + New Latin -ium -ium . A very  literal translation of this would be 'flowering tail'.

Anthurium chilmabajense

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  • Name: Anthurium chilmabajense Croat sp. nov. ined.
    Type: herbaceous evergreen
    Form:  Chamaephytes
    Family: Araceae
    Native Range: NW Ecuador
    Zone: 10-11
    Habitat: not yet described
    Height: up to150cm ?
    Spread: 60-100cm ?
    Sun: Part shade
    Water: Medium
    Maintenance: Low
    Leaf: Evergreen
    Tolerate: Semi Shade

    Taxon identifiers: none, not yet formally published

    Synonyms: no synonyms are recorded