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Maranta Green

Maranta leuconceura ‘Green’ is a gorgeous neon green plant that is sure to stand out in any space!

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Description

Maranta→Prayer Plant (Maranta leuconeura ‘Kerchoviana’)

Alternative cultivar names:
‘Kerchoviana’
‘Massangeana’
Common names:
Prayer Plant
Rabbit’s Foot
Rabbit’s Track
Green Maranta

 

Botanical names:
Maranta leuconeura Accepted
Maranta leuconeura var. kerchoveana Synonym

 

General Plant Information
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 11 +4.4 °C (40 °F) to +7.2 °C (50 °F)
Plant Height: 6 to 8 inches
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Other: Mid-green leaves with 5 sets of brown blotches either side of the mid-rib that turn green with age
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1″
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Terrariums
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots