Maranta - prayer plant

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Beautiful houseplant, tropical garden underplanting, or interior landscaping plant. Striking bright green leaves spotted with dark green and feathered with pink, the undersides of leaves purple. Enjoys humidity so mist regularly if growing indoors.

Maranta leuconeura - prayer plant

DESCRIPTION: Leafy tropical foliage plant with patterned bright green leaves spotted with dark green and feathered with purple-pink. Plants fold their leaves up at night as if in prayer, which shows the purple-pink undersides to advantage.
USES: Ideal container plant for a shaded patio, accent planting in tropical gardens, or indoors. Suited to underplanting. 
PLANTING: Plant in a shady spot with indirect sunlight. Prefers moisture-retaining soil or a good quality potting mix. Enjoys humid air.
CARE: Water regularly during the first 12 weeks and regularly once established. Mist regularly if air humidity is low. Apply a slow release fertiliser yearly and liquid feed every three months for vibrant healthy foliage. Remove the old leaves for a quick tidy up.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: 0.5m H x 0.5m W.
YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The average size of your plants will be 15 -25 cm including the pot height of 80mm high and 42 mm wide.

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