Light: Keep your Maranta leuconeura 'Marisela' in medium to bright indirect light. Be sure to protect your plant from any direct sun as the leaves will burn.
Water: Your Maranta leuconeura 'Marisela' never wants to go fully dry. Water your plant when about half of the soil has gone dry. If your leaves are curling that's usually an indication your plant is thirsty. Give it a good soak and it should perk right up! Be sure every time you water you're evenly watering and fully saturating the soil. Maranta leuconeura 'Marisela' also requires added humidity to grow its best. You can provide this by keeping your plant next to a humidifier, keeping it in a well lit bathroom, or placing it on top of a pebble tray.
Did you know? Maranta leuconeura 'Marisela' grow from rhizomes, a root structure similar to bulbs or corms. If your Maranta leuconeura 'Marisela' ever dies back completely, don't lose all hope! Keep your plant somewhere well lit and the soil moist the the rhizomes of your plant may begin to shoot out new growth!
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