PRAYER PLANT – Maranta leuconeura massangeana
Decorator item with characteristic fishbone (or rabbit’s foot) vein pattern. Wine red undersides to leaves. Roots easily at the nodes.
TEMPERATURE: Average to warm: minimum at night 62-65 degrees; tolerates lower temperature to 55 for short periods.
LIGHT: Diffused sunlight or shade; humid air
WATERING: Keep soil uniformly moist but not wet.
FERTILIZE: Every 1-2 months
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