RARE PLANT: Maranta dark


Rare Maranta dark - truly one of the hardest to find prayer plants! The dark and sometimes almost luminescent leaves of this Maranta are a deep green - giving it the name. A distinctive twist on a favourite plant, with all the classic Maranta features - including the eponymous 'praying' leaves and dainty flowers.

Pot diameter: 12cm

Plant & pot height: 25cm approx

Plant care: Maranta


Maranta appreciate bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sun.


Water your Maranta when the top layer of soil feels dry, always ensure good drainage.


Your Maranta enjoy moist air. Mist your plant to keep it happy.

Top tip

Your Maranta is a creeper, it will spread out as it grows.


During warmer months, houseplants are actively growing and will appreciate regular plant food. During colder months, a plants growth rate slows down and so they often need less water.