Ctenanthe burle-marxii 'Amagris' (Fishbone Prayer Plant)

Ctenanthe amagris 130 mm
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Ctenanthe burle-marxii 'Amagris' (Fishbone Prayer Plant)

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Prayer Plant will Grow up to 20 cm, this small evergreen leaf feature plant. beautiful, oval, light- and dark-green striped leaves are produced, with dark purple undersides visible when night falls. On greenish-purple hairy stems, leaves are retained in place. need consistent temperature and high humidity. makes a beautiful patio or inside plant. wonderful for use as a ground cover. requires a warm environment to survive outside.

Light requirement: Part sun/part shade, Bright indirect sunlight, Medium indirect sunlight, and Low light tolerant

Water requirement: Medium

Watering frequency: When top 5cm of potting mix is dry to the touch

Soil: Moist but well-drained, slightly acidic

Skill level: Beginner

Growth rate: Intermediate

Suitable for containers: Yes

More info: (1) Due to frost sensitivity, we recommend bringing them indoors during winter or growing in an area protected from strong winter winds and mulching well.
(2) Prune off old dying leaves to keep the plant looking great.

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Drought tolerance: Medium

Frost tolerance: Low

Wind tolerance: Low

Disease and pest susceptibility: Generally resistant to pests, but keep an eye out for mealy bugs, thrips, and spider mites

Mature height: 30 cm

Mature width: 60 cm

Suitable for shaping: No

Colour: Silvery green with thin darker green stripes and purple undersides

Variegation: Yes

Size: Small/medium

Seasonality: Evergreen

Flowering: Yes; but primarily grown for it's foliage

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Fruit: Insignificant

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