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Maranta Green Prayer Houseplant

  • - Pet Safe: Yes
  • - Care Level: Medium
  • - Space Required: 16 inches
  • - Thrives In Rooms With: North or East facing windows
  • - Each 5-Inch Pot contains 1 Maranta Green Prayer Houseplant
Plant Features

The Maranta Green Prayer Plant is a popular and eye-catching houseplant, well-known for its unique foliage and fascinating movement. The leaves are oval-shaped and strikingly patterned with dark green veins against a lighter green background. One of the most intriguing features of the Prayer Plant is its nyctinastic movements: its leaves lie flat during the day and fold upward at night, resembling hands in prayer. This plant is ideal for adding a lush, tropical feel to indoor spaces.

Caring for the Maranta Green Prayer Plant requires attention to a few key aspects. Brown leaf tips or edges can indicate low humidity or irregular watering. Yellowing leaves might be a sign of overwatering or poor drainage. Insufficient light can cause the plant to become leggy, with reduced leaf pattern vibrancy, but too much direct sunlight can scorch the leaves. This plant prefers high humidity, so regular misting or a humidifier can help, especially in drier climates. It's also important to keep an eye out for pests like spider mites.

Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight Indirect, Bright - within 2-3' of a window
Watering Needs Allow the top of the soil to dry before watering
Fertilizer Every 4-6 weeks
Humidity Level High (a humidifier must be in the room)
Temperature 65-75 F
Care Level Green Thumb (plants require a little effort)
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
Height Category 6-12 inches
Mature Spread 6-12 inches
Habit Spreading
Foliage Color Multicolored
Garden Styles Houseplant
Pet Friendly Yes

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Beautiful plant

The prayer plant is beautiful! It arrived in good condition. I had an issue with the first one that I ordered and GrowJoy replaced the damaged one with no questions asked.

From Chloe | October 06, 2020