Calathea lancifolia

Native range: Brazil, tropical South America

Known names: Rattlesnake Plant, Prayer Plant 

Hardiness: Best above 60°F, thrives indoors. 

Mature Size: ~30" tall and wide

Light: Medium / Bright Shade. Bright direct light will wash out leaf pattern. 

Water: Medium. Soil can dry out slightly but best kept evenly moist.

Soil: Fast-draining, holds moisture well but fast-draining, standard potting mix

Dormancy Period: N/A

Pet-Safe: Yes

Plant Size: 4" pot, semi-bare root

 

This plant is named the "Prayer Plant" due to their ability to fold up their leaves in the afternoon; even indoors without much natural light! Works great in hanging pots, flowers are insignificant but still a treat whenever it flowers. Best kept humid.

 

    Calathea lancifolia (Rattlesnake Plant)

    $10.00Price