Scientific Name: Maranta leuconeura Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:prayer plant, rabbit tracksTexture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:MarantaceaeHabit: Horizontal, Pendulous
Plant Type: Indoor foliage plant, Ground cover Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: South America Hardiness Zone:Zone 11: (above 4 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Lustrous, Oblong, Elliptic, Obovate, Entire
Flowers: Raceme, White, Mar
Fruit: Capsule, Brown
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Indoor plant, Hanging basket
Key ID Features:Trailing tropical plant; leaves alternate, broadly elliptic to oblong-obovate, squarish dark green patches with triangular notches arranged along the midrib or striking venation. Leaves fold upward and erect at night as if in prayer.