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Maranta Red PrayerMaranta leuconeura
Common Name: Prayer plant
USDA Hardiness Zones: 11-12 (Outdoors)
The Maranta Red Prayer Plant is a hardy houseplant that is easy to grow. This vibrant plant boasts large oval deep green to paler green leaves variegated with pinstriped colored markings of red. Its leaf undersides are a purplish red hue. Maranta are known for their unique ability to “pray.” This nastic movement and is the prayer plant’s response to light. During the day the leaves are flat, but at night they move upward as if praying to the heavens. This also allows the plant to conserve moisture at night.
This plant is pet and children safe.
Orders will ship from either our CA or FL location.
Most orders ship USPS with the packing methods pictured below. Larger orders may ship FedEx. *Please note that we have additional packing procedure for tall, big, and multiple plants. Tall/ big plants are stabilized with a wooden stick and shipped using special inserts that lock in houseplants.
We will replace any houseplant that fails to thrive within 30 days of placing your order. Replacement plant shipping cost is at the customer’s expense. Proof of failure may be requested in the form of a picture sent to our customer service team. Houseplants are not included in the 1 year tree guarantee.