Anthurium hookeri

Kunth 1841

This species belongs to the section Pachyneurium. Many of them are epiphytes.
They are commonly named "bird's nests" because of their leaves formed in a rosette.

photo (1-2) © Taylor Holzer
Leaves of an adult plant
are 50-90 cm long.

The inflorescences in this section
often have dark spadixes.

photos (1-3) © Bartosz T. Zalewski
Exotic Rainforest: Anthurium hookeri
Tropicos: Anthurium hookeri
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last updated on 2013-01-18