Maranta leuconeura var. erythroneura - Red Vein Prayer PlantRegular price $15.00
The leaves on this beauty are amazing and only get better with age. Deep green velvety leaves, contrasted with light green down the either side the red central vein. The red veining continues down to the leaf edge, leading you to a red underside of the lead. Little purple blooms pop up amongst the 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 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: Herringbone Plant, Prayer Plant
Watering: Don't over water, they like to dry out between waterings.
Maintenance: Cut back long stems to encourage new growth.