Calathea

(Marantaceae)

 

Size – 1-2 ft.

Exposure – Prefers shade and dappled indoor light.

Soil – Light, porous potting mix that allows for fast draining.

Water – Keep soil moist in Spring and Summer months and cut back in Winter months. Mist frequently with warm water to keep a high humid environment.

Fertilize – Feed every 2 weeks during the growing season with ½ strength houseplant fertilizer. None in Winter months.

Pruning – Only needed when removing dead leaves.

Re-pot Will probably need repotting/fresh soil every other year.

*Sorry, we do not accept returns of indoor plants*

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