Commonly known as Prayer plant red. One of my favourite.
Maranta leuconeura, also known as prayer plant, is a species of flowering plant in the family Marantaceae, native to the Brazilian tropical forests.
Bright shade. Water when the soil is 1-2 inches dry.
Plant comes in a nursery pot with lots of foliage and more than 1 stalk of plant within pot. You might even want to consider dividing up the plant and sharing some with your friends.