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Maranta leuconeura (Prayer Plant)

Maranta leuconeura
Prayer Plant

This tropical perennial is known for its unique and lush foliage, the Prayer Plant loves high humidity and warm greenhouse conditions. At night the plant folds into a "praying hands" position, hence the name. This plant is easy to care for but has very specific care requirements.

Plant Type Perennial
Exposure Partial Sun, Partial Shade
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zone Zone 11 (40°F)Zone 12 (50°F-60°F)
Flower Color White
Flower Season Spring
Growth Rate Moderate
Height 6-18"
Spread 6-24"
Characteristics Great Foliage, Showy
Maintenance Average, High
Garden Uses House Plant
Soil Type
Soil PH Acid, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained
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