Calathea ornata pinstripe, Calathea ornata (Pink stripes) - Plant
The plant is potted in 6 inch plastic Pot
Description for Calathea Ornata
Calathea zebra plants are natives of Brazil and their bright green leaves can be boldly striped in white, yellow or pink in a striking feather-like pattern that is sure to catch the eye.
The leaf of the Pin-Stripe Calathea grows at the end of long stems. This is a plant that has leaves with a pattern that could be considered as feathered and in some cases, it has a pink hue to it.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Zebra plant, striped, pin-stripe, or pin-stripe Calathea||-||-||3 to 6 feet||Easy|
Planting and care
|Diffused light||Holds moisture but is also well draining. A good potting mix consists of one part soil, two parts peat moss and two parts perlite.||Regular small amounts of water during the growing seasons as soon as the surface starts to dry up.||Temperatures above 55 degrees F (13 degrees C) to survive and temperatures around 70 degrees F (21 degrees C) to thrive.||Fertilize occasionally with a half-strength solution of liquid fertilizer.|
Caring for Calathea Ornata
- Wet feet is probably the major cause of failure when growing zebra indoor plants.
- A lack of water, however, will cause leaves to curl.
- Humidity is the next problem to be conquered when growing zebras indoors.
- Plants should be misted several times a week.
Typical uses of Calathea Ornata
Ornamental use: They are showpiece to any indoor garden.
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Exactly what I wanted and couldn t locate in any of our local shops! ThanksSuman Prakash Prakash
This plant is one of the easiest to grow and requires no extra attention.Marudadu RajyaLakshmi
Given as a gift in the hopes of bringing prosperity to the recipientVidhu Goyal
Low maintenance perennial indoor potted plantSangeeta Chaudhry
Came with good package. Nice thick stem and with wet coco peat but nothing came out of the pack. Got a healthy plantNamrata Mishra
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