PlantsGoeppertia→Peacock Plant (Goeppertia makoyana)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Goeppertia makoyana Accepted
Calathea makoyana Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
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)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 11 +4.4 °C (40 °F) to +7.2 °C (50 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 13
Plant Height: 12 to 24 inches
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Six plants to ID by alibrarian510 Sep 19, 2020 6:38 AM 8
Saved plants by hinsonplants Nov 23, 2019 10:03 AM 5
Calathea Turning Yellow by Kleeg1031 May 3, 2020 7:38 AM 14
Name of this plant? by Claire777 Jul 13, 2018 7:59 PM 5

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