What is the plant
Ctenanthe are grown for their attractive, often variegated foliage. They are frost tender plants, requiring a minimum temperature of 13°C. The three species which make good houseplants are C. lubbersiana, C. oppenheimiana, and C. burle-marxii. Ctenanthe is not an easy care plant and can be quite frustrating for a novice grower. These plants are considered poisonous and should be kept away from pets and children. 'Grey Star' has large silvery green leaves with green veins and deep purple/red undersides. It makes an excellent as an indoor plant or for underplanting in a Tropical garden. Needs protection from winds, and soil moisture needs to be maintained - the leaves will fold in when under stress, and may suffer l
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