Ctenanthe setosa 'Compact Star'
Ctenanthe setosa 'Compact Star'
Ctenanthe setosa 'Compact Star'
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Ctenanthe setosa 'Compact Star'

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Ctenanthe are native to tropical Brazil and are part of the Marantaceae family. Ctenanthe setosa 'Compact Star' have lance shaped leaves, pale grey-green in colour with green lines and grey-purple undersides. These plants are often called 'Prayer Plants' meaning their leaves are erect at night and flat in the day.

Pot: 12cm

Height: Approximately 40cm from base of pot

Secrets to success

Temperature: Ideally 16-24°C, keep out of draughts.

Light: Ctenanthe prefer lower to medium light, with some shade.

Water: These plants like to be moist, reduce watering in winter.

Air Humidity: They prefer moderate to high humidity, this can be achieved by grouping plants together, misting, using a humidifier and placing your plant on a tray of watered pebbles.

Fertilising: Feed every few waterings during growing season, dilute fertiliser to half the recommended dosage. 

This plant is non-toxic.