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Calathea Orbifolia

$60.00

Plant Description Calathea orbifolia also known as peacock plant has large rounded oval-shaped leaves that curl around the edges. The pale silver-green leaves are lined with both thick and thin light-green stripes...

Plant Description

Plant Description

Calathea orbifolia also known as peacock plant has large rounded oval-shaped leaves that curl around the edges. The pale silver-green leaves are lined with both thick and thin light-green stripes with the undersides of the leaves being pale green.

The large-growing Calathea Orbifolia is native to the Bolivia rainforest and likes high humidity and well drained moist soil. For a bit of extra care, the plant will reward you with the most stunning display of leaves, that could be as big as a small plate.

Plant Specifications

Size

Medium - 50cm 

Difficulty

Medium

Pet Friendly

Yes

Light

Prefers bright to medium indirect light only, no direct sunlight.

Water

Water moderately and keep the soil moist in summer months but not soggy. Reduce frequency over winter, though don’t let the soil dry out for too long. Misting is also recommended between watering.