Calathea (Prayer Plant)

Calathea (Prayer Plant)


The Prayer Plant's iconic name comes from its leaves which each evening, fold together like praying hands and re-open at first light. Native to Brazilian rainforests, the Prayer Plant comes in a variety of leave patterns and colours - growing up to 70cm in height.

Pot Size: 1 litre


Basic care needs


  • Thrives in indirect sunlight and also enjoys partial shade
  • Keep in a warm, moist room (preferably a bathroom)
  • Water once a week


Collection and delivery services available


    To make it more convenient for you, we offer a local delivery service within a 15-mile radius of Saxmundham.


    ​Our delivery prices are calculated at approximately £1 per mile and is free if you are within 5-minute walking distance from our shop.


    ​We can guarantee same-day delivery when you order before 3:30 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, and before 12noon on Thursday and Saturday, providing we have your chosen plants in stock.


    ​If the recipient is not at home then we can leave a delivery card, and place your order at a safe place on the property, or alternatively rearrange delivery or collection for a more suitable time. 


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