The Encyclopedia of House Plants

Click a link for description, or click a picture to see a larger image

Marantaceae

Mostly herbs with rhizomes or tubers, forming clumps; leaves simple, entire, petiole sheathing, with pulvinus and joint at juncture with blade; flowers bisexual.

Calathea Calathea
CtenantheCtenanthe

Maranta (Prayer Plant)Maranta

StromantheStromanthe
These materials are freely provided for instructional and educational purposes. Any duplication or publication of text or images herein for commercial gain without explicit written permission of the owner or photographer constitutes breach of trust and violation of copyright.
Copyright © Galka Okhapkina 1998-2017