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Maranta Leuconeura

Botanical Name:

Maranta leuconeura

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How to Grow
Water
High
Water generously when surface of mix is dry.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Partial Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Plant Type

Perennial

Flower

Rarely flowers indoors but flowers are small, have 2-5 petals, are white to purple or spotted purple, zygomorphic, two-lipped and appear on slender stalks. The corolla tube is green, sepals are thing, bracts are persistent and papery, and staminodes are petaloid. Inflorescence is a stalked panicle on axillary.

Taxonomy

Order

Zingiberales

Family

Marantaceae

Genus

Maranta

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