Ctenanthe Burle-Marxii Amabilis

Pot size ⌀12cm


Ctenanthe (fishbone prayer plant), also known as the Never Never plant, is an evergreen plant with unique, variegated foliage that can add color and liveliness to any home interior. It belongs to genus of flowering plants of the family Marantacea, samily family that represented by more well known Calathea and Maranta plants. Ctenanthe is therefore often regarded as the Calathea. Similarly native to rainforests regions of Central and South America
The Ctenanthe burle marxii is a beautiful green houseplant. The Never Never plant will bring a touch of the tropics into your home. It goes through a beautiful transformation on a daily basis, with its nicely drawn leaf folding shut and showing the purple underside. The Fisbone Prayer Plant is a green houseplant that really steals the show. This is due to its special pattern on the leaves. During the day you can see the beautiful striped top. In the evening, this houseplant closes its leaves, just like praying hands (hence the nickname 'prayer plant'). The dark purple underside of the houseplant then becomes visible. A houseplant with two faces.

◉ Each plant is unique and may therefore differ from the images shown, which are for illustration purposes only; size and shape may vary by season so all measurements shown are approximate 
◉ Supplied in original nursery grow pot

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