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Huge, pink cold-hardy anthurium (Anthurium Oaxaca)

Posted by love_the_yard z9A Jax FL (My Page) on
Tue, Aug 13, 13 at 18:21

Is anyone growing the beautiful large, pink-flowered Anthurium Oaxaca? From my reading, I have learned that it is a huge, drought and cold tolerant anthurium. It easily reaches four to six feet tall (!) and has huge pink blooms. It will not survive a hard freeze, but will tolerate temperatures very close to freezing. It is native to Mexico and is an easy-care, less fussy, tolerant anthurium.

Wellspring Gardens has it on sale right now: $2.99 plus shipping on eBay and $4.95 plus shipping on their website:

Item on eBay:

Item on Wellspring's website:

More info on the plant:

Yes, I bought one. :)

If you have this plant, please tell me how it does for you? How do you have it potted? Do you get many blooms? How long have you had it and how big is it now?

Stay cool,
Carol in Jacksonville

Follow-Up Postings:

RE: Huge, pink cold-hardy anthurium (Anthurium Oaxaca)

Sounds like a good price particularly for Anthuriums Must be very small plants?? I just got burned on some mail order plants so being extra cautious this time lol
Let us know how it works out?? They have several interesting items Good luck gary

RE: Huge, pink cold-hardy anthurium (Anthurium Oaxaca)

Maybe small... or end-of-season and seller has a surplus.


RE: Huge, pink cold-hardy anthurium (Anthurium Oaxaca)

Would love to see a pic of the one you bought. :)

RE: Huge, pink cold-hardy anthurium (Anthurium Oaxaca)

Yeah, me too! It won't arrive for a week or two. :)

RE: Huge, pink cold-hardy anthurium (Anthurium Oaxaca)

Asleep, My plant has arrived and I posted pictures in the Florida Gardening forum. I'm very happy with it! See link below.


Here is a link that might be useful: Florida Gardening Forum - Anthurium Oaxaca

RE: Huge, pink cold-hardy anthurium (Anthurium Oaxaca)

Thanks for that link Carol...beautiful plant,..congrats on getting it!

Glad the waiting paid off! :)

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