Ctenanthe setosa is an evergreen perennial that makes a bold tropical statement. Its bright green leaves are striped with alternating lance-shaped bands, and have deep purple undersides and stems. Striking and different. It can grow up to 1 metre high.
Pictured here in a 20cm pot, it will be posted potted.
POSITION Position in a partial to shaded position in your garden. If you have it indoors ensure there is good filtered light.
It is a low maintenance plant, great for beginners. Water when the top 5cm of soil feels dry. Mist periodically to keep the humidity up.