Calathea and Maranta

Calathea and maranta plant care and propagation guides.

  • Prayer Plant propagation
    Calathea and Maranta,  Propagation

    Prayer Plant Propagation

    Prayer plant propagation is as straight forward as taking node cuttings and rooting them in water. I’ve done this a lot and have a few prayer plants around my home. We cover all you need to know about calathea maranta propagation… Prayer Plant Propagation Prayer Plants, aka Marantas are striking looking plants. Water propagation is definitely the way to go for these beauties. Here is our guide to Prayer Plant Propagation. Just to be clear often Calatheas get called prayer plants, but here we are referring to Maranta, for more info on calatheas please see our Calathea Care articles.  See also: Maranta Lemon Lime, Prayer Plant Propagation In Soil, Prayer…

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  • Prayer Plant Propagation In Soil
    Calathea and Maranta,  Propagation,  Soil Propagation

    Prayer Plant Propagation In Soil

    Welcome to my step by step guide to prayer plant propagation in soil, with pictures of my plant and step by step instructions. We cover all you need to know. See also: Prayer Plant Care for a full guide to caring for this plant and or Prayer Plant Propagation guide. How To Propagate A Prayer Plant In Soil Prayer plants are quick growing and quick to root, making them a great plant to propagate. Follow these steps to propagate a prayer plant in soil: Prayer Plant Propagation In Soil – frequently asked questions Hope you enjoyed this guide, you can find all our plant care guides here. Please follow us…

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  • Prayer Plant Propagation In Water
    Calathea and Maranta,  Propagation,  Soil Propagation,  Water Propagation

    Prayer Plant Propagation In Water

    Welcome to our guide to prayer plant propagation in water. You can easily propagate a prayer plant in a jar of water, and they can grow there indefinitely if you keep the water topped up. They propagate very easily and have abundant white roots in water that look great on display in a glass container. See also: Prayer Plant Care for a full guide to caring for this plant and or Prayer Plant Propagation guide. How To Propagate A Prayer Plant In Water Take a cutting With a prayer plant you want to get the node in and two leaves if possible. One leaf is ok, but you need the…

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  • Maranta Lemon Lime
    Calathea and Maranta,  Plant Care

    Maranta Lemon Lime

    Welcome to our maranta lemon lime (a.k.a. lemon lime prayer plant) care guide, an easy to care for plant as long as you keep it humid and avoid those leaves curling up… Maranta Lemon Lime Care Summary Light needs: Medium to bright indirect sunlight. Watering needs: Check weekly, water them when top half of soil is dry.  Fertilizer: A well diluted feed in the summer months every 2 weeks. Soil: A mix of perlite, orchid bark and normal compost. Humidity: 60%. Temperature: 15-25°C (59-77°F). Where to buy: Try our list of Rare Plant Shops or Etsy. Other names: Lemon lime prayer plant. Common issues: Leaf curling when humidity drops. Introduction…

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  • Can Prayer Plants Grow In Water
    Calathea and Maranta,  Frequently Asked Questions,  Propagation,  Water Propagation

    Can Prayer Plants Grow In Water?

    Can prayer plants grow in water? Yes they can! We cover all you need to know about propagating a maranta a.k.a. prayer plant in water and growing it there permanently. See also: Prayer Plant Care or Maranta Lemon Lime for full guides to caring for this plant, as well as our other posts: How To Propagate Lemon Lime Maranta In Leca, How To Propagate Lemon Lime Maranta In Sphagnum Moss, How To Propagate Lemon Lime Maranta In Water. Can Prayer Plants Grow In Water? They are fine to grow in water alone and they can grow well, although not as fast as in soil. You can see some of my…

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