How do you care for a Maranta prayer plant?
- Sunlight. Thrives in medium to bright indirect light. Not suited for intense, direct sun.
- Water. Water every 1–2 weeks, allowing the soil to dry out half way down between waterings.
- Humidity. Normal room humidity is fine, but it prefers more humidity if possible.
- Temperature. 65°F–85°F (18°C–30°C).
Can I keep prayer plant in my bedroom?
Prayer plants are the happiest when they are grown in a room with dappled light, and the soil is kept evenly moist, about that of a wrung-out dish sponge. This is what makes them one of the best plants for your bedroom.
Do Maranta plants like to be misted?
Botanical Classification: Maranta leuconeura
The Red Prayer Plant is an easy plant—place it in a sunny spot, keep it’s soil damp, and mist it’s leaves once a week and it will flourish.