Plant Care Maranta 'Silver Band'

Maranta 'Silver Band'

Taxonomy

Maranta leuconeura 'Silver Band'
Maranta
Marantaceae
Zingiberales

How to care for Maranta 'Silver Band'

Water

How often to water your Maranta 'Silver Band'

Water needs for Maranta 'Silver Band'
0.5 cups
every 9

Maranta 'Silver Band' 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 Maranta 'Silver Band'

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Maranta 'Silver Band' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Maranta 'Silver Band': 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Maranta 'Silver Band' 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 Maranta 'Silver Band'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Maranta 'Silver Band': 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 Maranta 'Silver Band' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Maranta 'Silver Band'

Maranta 'Silver Band'

Maranta 'Silver Band'


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.

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