Calatheas are having a moment, and deservedly so. With huge varieties in leaf patterning, there's a favourite for every house plant enthusiast. This Calathea ornata has distinctive paint-slick pink stripes. Typically found in the tropics, Calatheas will thrive in more humid environments - give its leaves a misting to keep happy.
Pot diameter: 14cm approx
Plant & pot height: 40cm approx
Plant care: Calathea ornata
Your Calathea can tolerate moderate-shade but will appreciate bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sun.
Keep your Calathea’s soil a little damp, ensuring good drainage.
Your Calathea is a humidity lover, mist your plant to keep it happy or situate in a steamy room like the bathroom.
During warmer months, houseplants are actively growing and will appreciate regular plant food. During colder months, a plants growth rate slows down and so they often need less water.