Anthurium is a large genus of plants that contains well over 700 species and belongs to the Arum family (Araceae). Anthurium Plants are also referred to as “Flamingo Flower” Plants or “Boy Flower” Plants, both names refer to the structure of the spathe and spadix of the flower. An Anthurium Plants are easy- care houseplants that produce beautiful long-lasting flowers throughout the year. The waxy, heart- shaped “flowers” of Anthurium HousePlants are really modified leaves called “spathes.” These Anthurium spathes come in red, pink, white, or salmon and are often used in cut flower arrangements. Anthurium HousePlants look beautiful as table centerpieces or on a reception desk in an office.