Green Prayer Plant
4.5 out of 5 (279 experiences)
About Green Prayer Plant
Green Prayer Plant is a super popular houseplant 🌿 that is easy to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in moderate sunlight 🌤 and should be less than 6 feet from a window.
Plant parents describe this plant as a fast grower and having large, lush leaves with a whopping 6399 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟
Green Prayer Plant likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Also known as
Prayer Plant, Maranta leuconeura var. erythroneura, Maranta leuconeura var. kerchoveana, Maranta leuconeura 'Kerchoveana' and Maranta leuconeura 'Erythroneura'
How to care for Green Prayer Plant
Green Prayer Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Baltimore, Maryland.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
May 17th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Baltimore is currently very high 📈. The plant growth potential in your area is currently at its peak! 🌿
The availability of high quality sunlig…
May 16th, 2022
Baltimore is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Baltimore is expected to increase by 18.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 19.8 megajoules of energy per …
May 16th, 2022
This month, Baltimore is getting an average of 9.8 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 11.2% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 14.5 total hours of d…
Green Prayer Plant can tolerate being far from a window and light source.
Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Baltimore, Maryland ☀️.️
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Green Prayer Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
May 15th, 2022
The growing potential in Baltimore is high 📈.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any…
What other plant parents say
I love these. They grow so much and I love their prayer activity but they’re also pest magnets (spider mites 😖) so you gotta keep an eye out for that. And they’re sensitive to tap water and will likely brown if you use tap. May need distilled or filtered water.