Botanical name: Stromanthe sanguinea Triostar
This stunning plant with pink variegation is from the prayer plant family (Maranta species), and follows the same open and close circadian rythm in their leaves. This action is known as nyctinasty. and is caused by changes in water pressure in the nodes located at the leaf base.
It loves bright rooms away from direct sun.
Keep the soil slightly moist. Water it weekly.
These plants need some care. Fertilize occasionally.
Safe for cats and dogs.
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