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A picture of a Ctenanthe lubbersiana

Ctenanthe lubbersiana

Ctenanthe lubbersiana

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Partial Shade
Frequent watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

1.2m

1m

Min

60cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Ctenanthe lubbersiana Overview

The most commonly grown Ctenanthe. Linear to oblong leaves have beautifully marked- green striped yellow foliage. Grows to 2m with branching stems that spread out laterally. Small, white flowers on one-sided spikes are produced intermittently.

Common problems with Ctenanthe lubbersiana

How to propagate Ctenanthe lubbersiana

Division

Division in spring.

Other uses of Ctenanthe lubbersiana

Grown for their ornamental foliage.

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