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|1||Stromanthe Sanguinea Triostar, Calathea Triostar - Plant|
|2||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
About Stromanthe Sanguinea Triostar
Stromanthe sanguinea is a synonym of Stromanthe thalia. Tristar is a popular cultivar that features showy olive green leaves variegated with white, cream and pink shades.Calathea has thick, glossy, oblong leaves with entire margins that are a dark green color on top and burgundy below.
Stromanthe Plants produce reddish-pink flowers in the spring, but they cannot compete with its dazzling leaves.
|Plant Height||12 inch (30 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||7 inch (18 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Stromanthe sanguinea triostar, Calathea Triostar, Stromanthe Triostar, Trio Star|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||3 to 5 ft|
|Flower Colour ||White with orange-red sepals|
|Bloom Time ||March to April|
|Difficulty Level ||Very easy to grow|
Planting and care
Calathea plants thrive in humidity and prefer indirect lighting. Soil It require well-drained soil rich in organic matter. Watering Apply water when the upper soil layer (1-2 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch. Soil must never be allowed to dry out completely. Application of Fertilizer Apply organic fertilizers during spring and rainy season. Loosen the soil without damaging the roots. It will help the plant to uptake the nutrients and moisture easily. Repotting When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer. Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days. For re-potting procedure click here
Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.
Plant Protection Wipe the dust from the leaves with a clean, damp cloth. Remove dead, decay and infected part of the plant. For insect attack apply neem oil or any organic insecticide.
Stromanthe Sanguinea Triostar care
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location: Allow your plants to settle to your location first after receiving it. Do not overwater them suddenly. Check the moisture in the soil. If it is too dry then apply water gently. Keep the plant in indirect bright light. Calathea can survive in indoor as well as outdoor conditions. Do not re-pot immediately after receiving it. Key requirements to keep plant healthy:
|Sunlight ||Partial sun, full sun|
|Soil ||Loamy soil|
|Temperature ||20 to 30 degrees Celsius|
|Fertilizer ||Use any organic fertilizer.|
Stromanthe Sanguinea Triostar special feature
Stromanthe Plants is popular as a Christmas present.
Stromanthe Sanguinea Triostar uses
- A Stromanthe Plant is a spectacular looking plant used for decorations in homes, shops, and offices
- Good to keep inside homes and terraces
Frequently Asked Questions
When to fertilize Calathea plant?
Calathea does not need a lot of fertilizing but especially needs fertilization once in a month during a period of growth and flowering.
How to care Calathea plant?
Sunlight- Calathea plants thrive in humidity and prefer indirect bright light.
soil- It requires well-drained soil rich in organic matter.
watering- Apply water when the upper soil layer (1-2 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch.
fertilizer- Apply organic fertilizers during spring and rainy season.Loosen the soil without damaging the roots. It will help the plant to uptake the nutrients and moisture easily.
Why is my Calathea plant leaves turning yellow?
Yellowing of leaves may be due to overwatering and insufficient sunlight.
How to water Calathea plant?
Calathea plants don't like heavy watering. Water it when the upper soil layer (1-2 inch) feels dry to touch.
What does a Calathea plant look like?
There are lots of varieties of calathea, but one of the most common has luscious, dark green leaves that have scalloped edges and silver brushmarks on the top of the leaves.
How often to fertilize Calathea?
Feed your plant only during the growing season. Your Calathea plant needs regular feeding. Apply organic fertilizers during spring and rainy season.
Can you plant Calathea outside?
Yes, but Usually Calathea is grown as a houseplant, you can grow them outside also depends on which variety you choose.
What is Calathea plant?
Calathea is a genus of plants belonging to the family Marantaceae. The beautiful striped leaves of a Calathea is a spectacular looking plant that can be grown in pots as well as in-ground.Perfect indoor plant for interior decoration.
How to fertilize Calathea?
Apply organic fertilizers during spring and rainy season. Loosen the soil without damaging the roots. It will help the plant to uptake the nutrients and moisture easily.
Why is my Calathea plant leaves turning brown?
Leaves turning brown it's generally an indication of less or overwatering, also it indicates excess use of fertilization and disease or pest infestation.
Are Calathea plants easy to care for?
Yes, Calathea is easy to grow and maintain.
How big do Calathea plants grow?
Calathea plants usually grow to about 2 feet in height.
Why is my Calathea plant leaves curling?
The leaves of a Calathea Plant curl when the temperature is too warm or the Calathea Plant is in an area that is too bright.
Can you split a Calathea plant?
Yes, you can split Calathea during repotting.
How to revive Calathea plant?
Cut the leaves off to the bottom of the stem to encourage new growth. These plants are good at making a comeback and grow quickly. Make sure your plant is getting enough amount of bright indirect sunlight, No need to water it daily, water it when the upper layer of the soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. avoid overwatering. Check the drainage hole to allow excess water to escape. Protect your plant from a hot climate by keeping it in a mildly warm and dry location. Feed it with any organic nitrogen-rich fertilizer once a month.
Why is my Calathea plant drooping?
Drooping leaves are typically a result of less watering.
Where to put Calathea plant?
Calathea plant Grow best in a shady areas where indirect bright light is available.
Do Calathea plants flower?
Yes, Calathea blooms which can produce beautiful orange colored flowers.
How to repot Calathea plant?
When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer. Find Right Size Pot for your plant, look for a container that's about 2 inches (5 cm) larger than the one the plant is currently in.
Make the potting mix - Contents: Soil (60%), Cocopeat (20%) and Vermicompost (20%) Place a small amount of soil in the bottom of the new container. do not disturb the root ball of the plant, keep as it is in the pot. Carefully set the plant in the new container. If the bottom of the plant is not level with the rim of the pot, remove it and add a little more soil. Keep doing this until the plant is level with the rim. Water the plant.
Why is my Calathea plant dying?
Calathea plant die due to over or less watering as well as harsh sunlight and excess use of fertilizer also damage the plant
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Sunday, 10 November 2019
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