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Ctenanthe Amagris - 85mm


The Ctenanthe burle-marxii Amagris is a low growing plant with paddle shaped leaves that tend to create a pattern of tightly matted leaves. No room for those weeds to grow.

The Ctenanthe has a low compact plant habit and will grow to approx 30cm tall but spreads much wider. The underside of leaves, purple in colour, usually seen at dusk when the leaves are folded upright. He is a hardy plant and easy to grow requiring little maintenance. Excellent in shady gardens that are sheltered from the blazing sun or mass planted under trees.

Quick Facts: 

  • What to use me for: Indoors, under trees outdoors

  • I grow to: 30 cm high, 50cm wide 

  • I am currently: 10cm high 

  • Where to place me: Bright indirect light indoors / full shade outdoors 

  • Interesting fact: You pronounce my name tee-nanth-ee 

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    Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They can be planted directly into the ground and are excellent performers for the shadier parts of your garden or as an indoor plant.

    We carefully package your plants into a customised box to ensure safe transport, healthy plants and delivery to your door.

    Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently

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