Peacock Plant, Calathea Makoyana - Plant
Common name: rodgersia
Bloom time: June to August
Height: 1.00 to 2.00 feet
Difficulty level: :easy to grow
Planting & Care
High humidity at a level of 60 percent or more, is needed for best performance of the Calathea peacock plant. Many varieties of peacock houseplants offer a range of attractive foliage. No matter the cultivar of peacock houseplants youâ€™re growing, providi
Sunlight: :Full Sun
Soil: well-drained soil
Temprature: 16Â°C (60Â°F) and 21Â°C (70Â°F)
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
- Start with a healthy plant when learning how to grow a peacock plant.
- Resist the small nursery plant with browning leaf margins or poor leaf color, as it likely cannot be nursed into a full recovery.
- Place this plant in low to moderate light environment.
Mass or group in moist woodland or bog gardens or in wet areas along stream or ponds. Also excellent accent or specimen. Effective in the border as long as the soil moisture requirements can be met.
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
for medicinal use, please consult appropriate doctor before use.
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