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Peacock Plant
Scientific Name: Calathea makoyana E.Morren
Family: Marantaceae
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 1-24
USDA: 11-12

Frost Tolerance: Keep above 60F (15C)

Sun Exposure: Shade

Origin: Brazil

Growth Habits: Perennial, 12 inches to 2 feet tall (30 cm-60 cm), 9 inches to 12 inches in spread (22.5 cm-30 cm)

Watering Needs: Keep uniformly moist


Cultural Practices:
Water with soft water. Keep uniform high humidity and temperature.

Blooming Habits:
White or purple flowers.

Fruiting Habits:

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