Closely related to calatheas, but a little easier to care for. These plants with the gorgeous large green leaves are low and slow growers and look great in a hanging basket.
Note: Sizes are indicative of pot size, not plant size. For example: 4" pot means that the plant will come in a 4" tall by 4" wide plastic nursery pot.
Maranta - Green
-Brightness: Low to Medium. Not suited for intense, direct sun. Can tolerate low light, but will be happiest in medium, indirect light.
-Sun Exposure: Indirect. Not suited for intense, direct sun, prefers dappled sun.
-Water: Weekly. Allow potting medium to dry slightly before watering again. Evenly moist is best, never let it stand in water. Try not to wet leaves when watering to help prevent pests and fungal problems.
-Humidity: Slightly Higher Humidity.