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Flamingo flower

Anthurium

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From my mom's garden. It'd be interesting to know which specie.

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6 Comments

elapj
elapj 9 years ago

Thanks for the help, dan and ceherzog!

elapj
elapj 9 years ago

You nailed it again, ceherzog! :)

dandoucette
dandoucette 9 years ago

yes, you're right, it's more like Anthrurium. it looks like one of these links
http://joyceira.net/wp-content/uploads/2...
http://soniatasteshawaii.typepad.com/pho...

elapj
elapj 9 years ago

I looked it up dan, but the spadix of the flower above just doesn't look quite like that of the Spathiphyllum species. I mean, it's not spiky like that of the Spaths. Could it possibly be an Anthurium?

ceherzog
ceherzog 9 years ago

or perhaps an anthurium, same family as the peace lily, but they are usually white

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthurium

dandoucette
dandoucette 9 years ago

its a species of Spathiphyllum
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peace_lily

elapj
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elapj

Bago City, Negros Occidental, Philippines

Spotted on Nov 25, 2009
Submitted on Apr 26, 2011

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