Latin Name Of Praying Plant - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by gabor_g_mont
May 6, 2001
What is the Latin name of the Praying plant?

Answer from NGA
May 6, 2001
The Prayer Plant is Maranta. The common name comes from their curious habit of folding their leaves at night.

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