Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Anthurium plowmanii

Anthurium plowmanii is an evergreen plant belonging to the pant Family Araceae. It is said to have originated from South America. It has become very popular in Indonesia and fetches high price when sold as ornamental plant. It is said that the more ruffled the leaf perimeter is, the higher is the price tag on it. The love for the ruffle has earned the plant the nickname "Gelombang Cinta", which means "Wave of Love". In Malaysia the craze for this plant is not obvious.