Rodgersia pinnata Bronze Peacock
||Peacock Plant, Calathea Makoyana - Plant
||6 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
Grow in average, medium to wet, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Prefers organically rich, moist soils in light shade.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|| Peacock Plant, Cathedral Windows(common names). Calathea or Maranta Makoyana (scientific).
|Maximum Reachable Height
|| 2.00 feet
||June to August
||:easy to grow
Planting and care
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.
Peacock Plant 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 you, re growing, providi
||Water thoroughly during the growing season then naturally reduce during winter. Good drainage is important.
||Use soil that holds moisture and drains well. A 2 part peat and 1 part sand or perlite mix will do the trick.
||Ideal temperatures required should be between 60 F, 75 F (15.5-24 C). Avoid sudden drops that will affect growth and cold drafts.
||Feed only during the growing season from April, October with a diluted liquid feed once every 2 weeks.
Peacock Plant special feature
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.
Peacock Plant uses
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose