Anthurium - Kaumana (red), Pink Exotica (light pink), Flamingo Flower, Painted Tongue
With its open, heart-shaped flower and tropical disposition, Anthurium symbolizes hospitality and has an incredible vase life. It is a large genus of about 600-800 species belonging to the araceae family. The species thrive mostly in wet tropical mountain forest of Central and South America, no members of this genus are indigenous to Asia. The flowers are hermaphrodite, containing male and female flowers. Anthurium is one of the flowers commercially grown in the Philippines for the cut flower industry.
Love is of all passions the strongest, for it attacks simultaneously the head, the heart and the senses.
~ Lao Tzu