Calathea // Ornata

Commonly known as: pinstripe

Calathea ornata is distinctively recognizable because of it's dark green leaves and thin pink stripes.

Calathea varieties include some of the most stunning tropical foliage plants in the world and are often confused with their close relative Maranta or the “prayer plant”. These plants grow on the bed of the tropical forest and have large leaves to catch the dripping water from trees.

Light
It can handle low-medium light but the variegation shows best in bright light. Keep it away from direct sun.

Water
This plant is very tolerant and abuse-resistant. Water once teh top soil feels dry.

Care level
These plants can handle less care

Pet-friendly
Not safe for cats and dogs

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