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peacock plant flowers shrivel

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i have 2 peacock plants. they have both produced a white flower. But no sooner they open, the flower shrivels up and goes like a dried flower.

please help

On plant Calathea makoyana (Peacock Maranta)



I'm not familiar with the name - could you post a photo or tell us the latin name - are they indoor plants or in your garden?

26 Jul, 2008


Spritz - I think it's calathea makoyana - does this help?

26 Jul, 2008


Are they too hot or in direct sunlight? (Thanks Andrew)

26 Jul, 2008


no they are not too hot, and are not in direct sunlight.
i have them on pebbles to keep the humidity right.

27 Jul, 2008

How do I say thanks?

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