Flower Pictures Of Anthuriums Basic Anthurium Flower Information Common Names Anthurium, Painted Toungue, Flamingo Flower, Tailflower Scientific Name Genus species Anthurium andraeanum Family Araceae History Anthuriums are commonly called flamingo flowers or tailflowers, which include more than 600 flower species native around the entire tropical U.S. regions. Their genus name, Anthurium, comes from the Greek words anthos meaning "flower," and oura, meaning "tail." Anthurium Flower Meaning Hospitality Astrological Flowers Leo (July 23 - Aug 22) Scorpio (Oct 23 - Nov 21) Birth Month Flower N/A Floral Design Qualities For Anthuriums Type of Use: Flower Form: Mass/Form Fragrance: N/A Line: N/A Silhouette: Solid/Heart Blossom Texture: Waxy Ethylene Sensitive: No Stem Size: 8-28'' Blossom Size: 2-8'' Vase Life: 14-28 Days Anthurium Design Uses Anthuriums add an exotic look to arrangements and can be used with all types of flowers as well as with other tropicals. [...]