Prayer Plant Growth

Maranta Leuconeura Erythroneura in Denmark

This stunning plant is a very popular houseplant with its ornamental leaves with bright pink veins.This plant has been taken care of since June 2016.  Kept in light but not direct sunlight. Watering 2-3 times per week depending on how hot it is, but always keep the soil but not wet.  Fertilizing once a month and spraying the leaves once or twice a week.  This one is growing in soil mixed with perlite.  You can follow this plant and many others on instagram @botanist_diary

June 2016

Prayer Plant



September 2016

Maranta leuconeura erythroneura

October 2016


January 2017

Maranta leuconeura erythroneura
24th January 2017: The plant has grown many more leaves and is spreading out from the pot, with more leaves on the way!


May 2017


Maranta leuconeura erythroneura
25th May: A tiny flower has appeared
Maranta leuconeura erythroneura
28th May: The flower only lasted a short time and the remaining stem can be seen here




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