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Calathea 'Ornata'

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Calatheas are known for being visually beautiful plants. The Calathea ‘Ornata’ is no exception. Dark green leaves are decorated with bright pink pinstripes creating an etched or hand-painted look. Calatheas belong to the prayer plant family. They are known for raising their leaves to the sun and folding them down at night. Keep a close eye on your plants to watch as they dance in time to the circadian rhythm.

When taken care of and provided the ideal environment the Calathea can grow up to two feet tall and wide making them an exquisite statement piece.

Grow Pot Size: 4" and 6"
Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 7-16" depending on grow pot size.
Plant Care Level: Easy to Medium

Key Benefits 

The Calathea genus is pet-friendly making it the perfect addition to your home with furry friends! Calathea plants come in all unique shapes and sizes from large, round green leaves to elongated, fuzzy leaves that look like feathers.

Calathea 'Ornata' Care Tips

  • Other Common Names: Pinstripe Calathea 
  • Binomial Name: Calathea ornata
  • Care Level: Easy to medium
  • Light: Medium, bright indirect light
  • Water: Keep soil evenly moist
  • Pet Friendly: Yes

    The Calathea 'Ornata' Story

    Where is it from? 
    This Calathea is a tropical long-life plant from South America.

    Who is the Calathea 'Ornata'? 
    The Calathea ‘Ornata’ is also called the Pinstripe Calathea. You’ll notice that the dark green leaves are decorated with bright pink pinstripes which create an etched or hand-painted look.

    Good For You!
    We highly recommend Calatheas as a plant to keep in the bedroom: their peaceful leaves, oxygenating properties, and humidifying capabilities will help you drift off at night and feel refreshed in the morning! With their expansive leaves, Calatheas are excellent air purifiers.

    Is the Calathea 'Ornata' the right plant for me?

    Calatheas have always received a reputation for high maintenance due to their need for high humidity. But we found by placing Calatheas in high humidity environments such as kitchens and bathrooms, the foliage stays in its beautiful condition. Thankfully, this plant prefers bright, indirect light with absolutely zero direct sunlight. Makes the placement options are endless. If you’re looking for a plant that can add a pop of color and pattern to your green oasis - this plant is it!

    Pet Friendly: Yes! The beautiful Calatheas are pet friendly which makes these the perfect addition to your home.

    Location Suggestions: Calatheas thrive in high humidity locations such as kitchens and bathrooms. They make great office plants with their unique colors and variegation contributing to a creative and focused mind.

    Care Instructions

    Light

    Prefers bright, indirect light with no direct sun

    Water

    Keep soil moist, do not let it dry completely

    Temperature

    Average from 65°F - 75°F

    Feeding

    Follow a monthly fertilizing schedule when the plant is actively growing. In most cases, this is in the spring and summer. Use a balanced fertilizer - this means a ratio of NPK that is all the same. Ex: 10-10-10.

    Toxicity

    Non-Toxic. Safe for pets and children!

    Grooming

    Wipe the leaves every few weeks to remove debris

    Care

    Calathea plants are sometimes sensitive to tap water. If you start to notice brown edges on the leaves, switch to tap or rainwater.

    General Information About Your Plant

    Origin

    From the tropical area of South America.

    Leaves

    Dark green leaves are decorated with bright pink pinstripes.

    Repotting

    This can be done every 12-18 months. Choose a pot that is 2” larger in diameter than the original pot.

    Soil

    Use a well-draining, high organic matter soil mix.

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    04/27/2022
    Yun F.
    United States United States

    Pin stripe

    Arrived in excellent condition and full and beautiful plant!

    04/28/2022

    BloomBoxClub USA

    Hi Hannah, We're so excited to hear that your Calathea is living its best life! In health, Kelly BBX USA