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Maranta amabilis Burle Marxii (Ctenathe Burle marxii)


Maranta amabilis Burle Marxii. Commonly referred to as the prayer plant as it opens flat during the day and foliage stands up at night. Make a bold statement with this compact little guy. 

He stands out from the crowd with his contrasting patterned leaves (resembling a fishbone shape) and purple undersides, making him striking from any angle! 

Quick Facts: 

  • What to use me for: Compact houseplant

  • I grow to: 30-45cm high

  • Where to place me: Medium to bright indirect light

  • Watering conditions: Water when top 2cms of soil is dry and Mist periodically.
  • Soil Conditions: Well-draining soil.  

Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They are guaranteed sun-hardened, can be planted directly into the ground and are excellent performers for your garden.

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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Our growing philosophy isn't rocket science. We simply hold our plants back longer, which means the root systems can establish. That means a better plant for you that's ground ready, achieving faster grow times.

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