In Hawai`i, the “anthurium capital of the world”, these tropical beauties are available year round. Anthurium, meaning “tail” flower, refers to the many tiny true flowers that form the yellow tail-like spadix. Also known as The Heart of Hawai`i, anthurium are perfect for any occasion.
-Unpack anthurium immediately.
-Trim 1/2 inch to an inch off the base of the stem.
-Submerge entire flower for 15 minutes in 60 to 80 degree water.
-Place anthurium in a container of clean water.
-Avoid storing anthurium at temperatures lower than 55 degrees F. or in direct sunlight