Plant Care Variegated Prayer Plant
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Variegated Prayer Plant

3.1 out of 5 (7 experiences)

Variegated Prayer Plant has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily
Variegated Prayer Plant has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly

Also known as

Maranta 'Beauty Kim' and Rabbit's Foot

Taxonomy

Maranta leuconeura var. kerchoveana 'Variegata'
Maranta
Marantaceae
Zingiberales

How to care for Variegated Prayer Plant

Water

How often to water your Variegated Prayer Plant

Water needs for Variegated Prayer Plant
0.5 cups
every 9

Variegated Prayer Plant 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 Variegated Prayer Plant

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 Variegated Prayer Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Variegated Prayer Plant: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Variegated Prayer Plant 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 Variegated Prayer Plant

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Variegated Prayer Plant: 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 Variegated Prayer Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
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Care Summary for Variegated Prayer Plant

Variegated Prayer Plant

Variegated Prayer Plant


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

Variegated Prayer Plant has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 4
Variegated Prayer Plant has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 2
Variegated Prayer Plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Variegated Prayer Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Doriane avatar
@Doriane
leaf-1 2 Plants
xp 31 XP
08/12/2021

I’ve had 5 new leaves in 1.5 weeks

Fast grower Fast grower
Anna marie k avatar
@Anna marie k
leaf-1 33 Plants
xp 822 XP
globe Waterford Township, Michigan
02/15/2021

Very picky with moisture and humidity. Very difficult for me to keep alive, personally.

Browns easily Browns easily

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