These plants have gorgeous velvet ruffle edged leaves that look like ribbon floating through the air. The emerald tops of the leaves and deep purple underside make this plant stunning at all angles.
Light: Medium to bright indirect light.
Water: Calathea can be a bit picky. They need a lot of humidity and do not like to dry out. Keep soil damp but not soggy. I prefer to bottom water.
Humidity: Calathea like high humidity. You can provide this with a humidifier, misting water above the leaves, or placing the plant on a wet pebble tray.
Temp: Keep temps between 60 and 85 degrees.
Pets: Safe for pets. For more information please visit https://www.aspca.org/pet-care/animal-poison-contr...