Prayer Plant (Maranta leuconeura 'Marisela')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Dry 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: 6-12 inches
Plant Spread: 12-18 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
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
Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Location: Bronx Botanical garden, NYC, NYDate: 2014-10-09conservatory
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Location: New York, NYDate: 2014-10Bronx bot garden conservatory
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Prayer plant care by Aphria Nov 30, 2019 8:39 PM 11
New plant help. by Dianaaam Jul 10, 2019 12:55 PM 5

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