Stromanthe is a genus of tropical plants known for their bright variegated leaves of attractive color. Many plants from the genus became popular and received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.
The genus Stromanthe has 58 scientific plant names and belongs to the Marantaceae family. Of this number, 20 names are accepted. These plants come from the rainforests of Brazil, so they need to have a warm place and soft light.