Maranta leuconeura “Kerchoveana” - Prayer PlantRegular price $14.00
The leaves on this dreamboat are amazing and only get better with age as they grow large and billowy. Pale green satiny leaves, contrasted with light green down the centre and dark green, almost black blotches. Little white blooms pop up amongst the silky foliage when in season. The plants leaves will follow the sun during the day and fold up in a prayer position at night. This plant can grow to 30cm high and naturally grows along the ground of under stories in the humid forests of Brazil, spreading itself out this plant naturally grows horizontally and will benefit from pruning to keep compact.
Current Pot Size: 100mm, 120mm
Synonyms: Rabbits foot plant, Prayer Plant, Rabbit Tracks Maranta, Calathea Kerchoveana
Watering: Don't over water, they like to dry out between waterings.
Maintenance: Cut back long stems to encourage new growth.