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Burle Marx

Latin name: Stromanthe species
Common name: Burle Marx
Plant group:
Green plants
Plant family:
Subtropical moist forest climate
Minimal temperature: 15-17°C (59-62°F)
Optimal temperature: 26-28°C (78-82°F)
Recommended place:
Plant form:
shrubby, bushy
Height: 50 cm (19.5 in.)
Repotting: every 24 months (2 years)
Rarity: no
Pytium blight (Helminthosporium, Pythium, Fusarium)
Origin territory:
South America
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Stromanthe is evergreen, rhizomatous herbaceous perennials from forest floors and clearings in Central and South America. Stromanthe is compact and low-growing like Maranta, but the foliage is marked with the distinct tracery of Calathea with which it is easily confused.


Place this plant in a light spot but out of direct sunlight. It should never be exposed to temperatures below 59°F (15°C) and the root ball should not be allowed to dry out. Water with soft water and feed once a fortnight. Spraying with water once a week will help keep the plant in top condition.