Maranta leuconeura Mint Prayer Plant
This plant has a process called nyctinasty which opens the leaves during the day to catch light and then closes them at night for protection.
Maranta plants are named after an Italian botanist, Bartolomeo Maranta.
Enjoys bright, indirect sunlight, higher humidity and moist soil. To increase humidity mist, use a gravel tray and/or group plants together.
Ideal starter plants to add to your collection.
Pot size 6cm diameter.