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The Stromanthe Triostar is a knockout houseplant that manages to show off both soft and bright hues of pink. Adding a multicolor pop of flair, triostar is sure to brighten your space and has been known to uplift moods as well. This tropical, eye-catching plant is part of the ‘prayer plant’ family (Marantaceae)— so named for fascinating leaf movement.
Size: 6" (pot diameter)
Scientific Name: Stromanthe sanguinea 'Triostar'
Common Names: Stromanthe Triostar, Tricolor Stromanthe, Stromanthe thalia, Calathea Triostar
Appearance: Oblong and vibrant leaves with cream, pale pink, and dark green topsides, and fuschia undersides. As a ‘prayer plant,’ the leaves rise at night and lower during the day due to a response to light.
Origin: Brazilian rainforests
Enjoys: Moderately lit spot with filtered light (avoid direct sun). Eastern or northern facing windows usually provide the best conditions.
Care: Thrives with humidity and moderate watering. Keep soil slightly damp, and allow the top layer (~1 inch) of soil to partially dry out between waterings. Fertilize about once a month during growing season (spring through early fall).
Soil: Well-draining potting mix
Temp: 65-80° F
Growth: Indoors, can grow to about 3’ tall and 3’ wide
Level of Simplicity: Medium, requires extra attention
Toxicity: Non-toxic and safe (to cats, dogs, humans)
- Being that each live plant is completely unique, the plant you receive may vary slightly in size, shape, appearance.
- Shipped as shown, in nursery growing container.
- ‘Care Cards’ with detailed information will be sent electronically.