Ctenanthe lubbersiana

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Product Code: PLANT-CLN00218

Fact Sheet and Plant Guide



Common name and scientific name

Ctenanthe lubbersiana

Growth habit and size

Herbaceous perennial plant with a clumping growth habit, reaching up to 2-3 feet tall and wide

Sunlight requirements

Prefers bright, indirect sunlight or partial shade

Watering needs

Moderate watering needs, prefers consistently moist but well-draining soil

Soil type and pH requirements

Prefers well-draining soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH (6.0-7.0), typically grown in a mixture of peat moss and perlite or orchid bark

Hardiness zone

Hardy in zones 7-10, can be grown indoors or in a greenhouse in colder climates

Flower color, foliage color, and texture

Produces small, inconspicuous white or yellow flowers
Dark green leaves with silver-green stripes and a velvety texture on the underside

Bloom time and duration

Blooms sporadically throughout the year

Disease and pest resistance

Generally resistant to pests and diseases, but can be susceptible to spider mites, mealybugs, and scale insects if conditions are not optimal. Keep foliage dry and increase humidity to prevent infestations.

Propagation Methods

Propagate through division or stem cuttings

Pruning requirements

Prune to remove any dead or yellowing leaves

Pot Size

Æ26cm H22cm

Overall Plant Height

50-60cm from the base of the pot

*Photos for illustration only. Actual product may vary due to the nature of the product. 
*Pot color and size may vary and change subject to Availability.


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