Anthurium rubioanum

Anthurium rubioanum Croat is a stunning, pendent Anthurium with elongated, quilted foliage. It is an epiphyte, its petioles are sharply D-shaped, with thin erect low margins, medium green and matte. Leaf blades are thinly coriaceous, matte, moderately bicolorous, dark green above. Primary lateral veins are quilted-sunken.


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 rubioanum

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  • Name: Anthurium rubioanum Croat
    Type: herbaceous evergreen
    Form:  Chamaephyte or epiphyte
    Family: Araceae
    Native Range: Ecuador
    Zone: 11-12
    Habitat: subtropical or tropical moist forests, at 250-1500m
    Height: to 1,5m
    Spread: 100-150cm
    Sun: Part shade
    Water: Medium
    Maintenance: Medium
    Leaf: Evergreen
    Tolerate: Semi Shade

    Taxon identifiers: not yet officialy described

    Synonyms: no synonyms recorded