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Zebra Plant

Goeppertia zebrina

Also known as

Prayer Plant

Photo by Christabel (All rights reserved)

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

3 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Zebra Plant Overview

Goeppertia zebrina has undergone extensive reclassification over time, it was well known as Calathea zebrina but is now considered part of the genus Goeppertia. It is commonly known by the names Zebra Plant and Prayer Plant. This species originates from Brazil, it is typically grown for the attractive patterned foliage. This plant has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.

How to propagate Zebra Plant

Division

Seed

Special features of Zebra Plant

Attractive leaves

Other uses of Zebra Plant

Mainly grown as a houseplant in temperate regions and for its foliage

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