The Jungle King is an undeniable 'tough guy' of a plant, with visibly protruding roots, which give it a visceral aliveness. Plants with characteristics like this are said to help us feel equally as vital, as they help us feel grounded, and connected to the wider ecosystem around us.
Replicate that rainforest humidity by misting your plant in the mornings.
Grow Pot Size: 14cm
Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 30-35cm
Plant Care Level: Easy
Members of the Araceae family, Anthuriums come from tropical South America, where they grow in humid rainforest conditions. But they adapt well to indoor environments and do well in part shade to full sun.
It is one of close to 1000 species of Anthurium found in the wild. The large, paddle-shaped leaves are the perfect jungle shape
Anthurium 'Jungle King' Care Tips
Binomial Name: Anthurium ellipticum ‘Jungle King’
Care Level: Easy
Light: Prefer bright light. Can tolerate direct light.
Water: Keep soil consistently moist
Pet Friendly: No
The Anthurium ‘Jungle King’ Story
Where is it from?
Anthuriums come from tropical South America
Who is the Anthurium ‘Jungle King’?
The name Aanthurium is derived from two Greek words, anthos (flower) and oura (tail). So, a literal translation of the name would be “flowering tail”.
Good For You!
The unique nature of this plant and the beautiful foliage will bring a sense of calm and steadiness to your home.
Is the Anthurium ‘Jungle King’ the right plant for me?
This large leaf Anthurium is an easy to care for aroid. Once you find a bright spot for it with no direct sunlight. It won’t disappoint. We suggest placing it beside a large window in your living room. With a little love and care, this plant will be your best friend for many years to come!
Pet Friendly: Unfortunately, it is not pet-friendly.
Location Suggestions: It looks amazing in a corner of a living room with bright light! The large nature of the plant deserves to be shown off.