Plant Care Rabbit's Foot
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Rabbit's Foot

4.0 out of 5 (1 experiences)

Rabbit's Foot has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Rabbit's Foot has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Also known as

Rabbit Tracks and Prayer Plant

Taxonomy

Maranta leuconeura 'Kerchoveana'
Maranta
Marantaceae
Zingiberales

How to care for Rabbit's Foot

Water

How often to water your Rabbit's Foot

Water needs for Rabbit's Foot
0.5 cups
every 9

Rabbit's Foot needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Rabbit's Foot

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Rabbit's Foot in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Rabbit's Foot: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Rabbit's Foot can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Rabbit's Foot

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Rabbit's Foot: repot after 2X growth

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 Rabbit's Foot after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Rabbit's Foot

Rabbit's Foot

Rabbit's Foot


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Rabbit's Foot has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Rabbit's Foot has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Rabbit's Foot has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Rabbit's Foot has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Rabbit's Foot has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Rabbit's Foot has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Gayforthesun avatar
@Gayforthesun
leaf-1 8 Plants
xp 161 XP
05/25/2021

super easy to prop and care for! also easy to goof up but if you end up with a lot of brown leaves just prop and try again

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor
Browns easily Browns easily

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