The Anthurium crystallium belongs to Araceae (the Arum family). It is an evergreen perennial herb that is native to Colombia and Panama. This herb is an epiphyte, grows in rainforests and can reach 50-80 cm in height. Leaves are narrowly ovate to ovate, 25-40 cm long, deep green and have paler green patch outlining the veins. Flowers are inconspicuous, and bloom in the spadix covered with green spathe tinged red-violet.