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3811 N Mississippi Ave
Portland, OR 97227

Slabtown
2139 NW Raleigh St Suite 108
Portland, OR 97210

Open 10am–7pm Every Day

Ctenanthe burle-marxii - Fishbone Prayer Plant

$ 12.00
Size

Sale specimens have slightly smaller leaves than specimens in our photography - see listed dimensions below.

Ctenanthe burle-marxii is a compact houseplant that makes a bold tropical statement. Its bright green leaves are striped with alternating lance-shaped bands, and have deep purple undersides and stems. Ctenanthe (along with their close relatives Calatheas and Marantas) are commonly called "Prayer Plants" because their leaves lie flat by day, but fold upwards in the evenings. Ctenanthe burle-marxii is nicknamed the "Fishbone Prayer Plant" due to the unique leaf pattern. 

Ctenanthe burle-marxii is a low maintenance plant, great for beginners. Place in medium to bright indirect light and water when the top 1-2" of soil feel dry. Mist periodically.

- 4" pot - specimens have 2-3 clumps, approx 4-6" tall
- 6" pot - specimens have 1-2 clumps, approx 6-8" tall

Ships in a plastic nursery pot, and includes detailed care instructions. Pictures show 6" specimen. These plants eventually grow to about 12-18". Some natural variation in size and appearance may occur. Marbled Clay Cachepot sold separately. 

SHIPPING AND DELIVERY INFO

Items in our Specimen Plants collection require special pre-shipping preparation, and ship within 3-5 business days. You'll receive a shipping notification email with tracking when your order ships. Box warmer included at no additional charge as necessary during cold months.

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DS
10/13/2019
Dora S.
United States United States

Prayer Plant

Very cute, but I was expecting a 6" plant, it was rather small for the price. I will however buy from this company again.

Dora S. verified customer review of Ctenanthe burle-marxii - Fishbone Prayer Plant
JM
07/20/2019
Jeanne M.
United States United States

Fish bone Prayer Plant

Plant is perfect. This was my second order with Pistels both orders were more than I expected. Both plants were high quality. I’m extremely satisfied with both purchases. I will make future purchases.

Jeanne M. verified customer review of Ctenanthe burle-marxii - Fishbone Prayer Plant
FJ
07/19/2019
Frances J.
United States United States

Fishbone prayer plant

Beautiful plant better than the pictures,!!!i will definitely being ordering more plants from you all