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The ultimate guide for a Maranta Prayer Plant

Maranta Prayer Plant

The Maranta Leuconora, also known as the Prayer Plant, is a close cousin of the famous Calathea. Unlike the Calathea, a Maranta is actually quite easy to take care of. The Maranta Prayer plant is a beautiful tropical plant from the jungle floor that can brighten up your space significantly.

To give you the best chance to take care of this plant, we've broken down the caring process into a few different steps. These steps are designed to provide you with the most in-depth information to teach you everything you need to know about caring for your plant.

  1. How to make your soil retain more water?
  2. How to care for a Maranta Leuconora (Prayer plant)

This plant might be quite easy to take care of, but it isn't the best plant for the beginning plant owner. The Prayer plant doesn't have very clear symptoms when something is going wrong, so it takes a little practice to find it's happy place. However, when you figure out how to take care of this plant, it's one of the easiest and beautiful plants in your collection.

In this ultimate plant care guide for the Maranta Leuconora or Prayer plant, we're highlighting all the resources that might be useful when you're about to take care of your plant for the first time. Together, we'll discover what makes this plant tick and how you can help it thrive.

1. How to make your soil retain more water?

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How to make your soil retain more water?

Moisture-loving plants thrive in soil that's moist most of the time. But how do you make sure your soil is moist without attracting pests or overwatering your plant? In this plant care guide, we're going to look at several ways you can improve the water retention of your soil to help your plants thrive.

Read "How to make your soil retain more water?"

2. How to care for a Maranta Leuconora (Prayer plant)

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How to care for a Maranta Leuconora (Prayer plant)

The Maranta Leuconora, also known as the Prayer plant, is a tropical plant that's closely related to a Calathea. In this plant care guide, we're going to look at how you can best take care of this beautiful, yet easy to care for houseplant.

Read "How to care for a Maranta Leuconora (Prayer plant)"

The Maranta Prayer Plant at a glance

Maranta Prayer Plant
Water when top soil is dry
Prefers indirect sunlight
Fertilize once per month
Use moisture retaining soil

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