This is our favourite variety of the calathea family, calathea orbifolia has large, rounded leaves in a light green colour with uniform silvery white stripes or markings. When mature, it grows up to 50cm in height and thickens up to make a gorgeous houseplant plant, particularly for those not so bright spots in the house. Calathea orbifolia does not like to be overwatered, so keep watering at a moderate level, best described as being on the dryer side of wet. The plant you are buying measures approx 10cm in height from soil level and 10cm across.
Calathea louisae Freddy
The Calathea is a genus of plants belonging to the family Marantaceae. There are a large number of species in the genus. The Calathea is native to the Americas. The Calathea louisae for commonly called Freddy has striking leaves are the attraction for tropical gardeners and indoor plant lovers as well. Calathea Freddy has leaves similar to the Calathea makoyana. The differences are the stripes on the Freddy are more uniformed and the leaves are narrower and longer. Calatheas grow by means of a creeping rhizome. (They are not at all invasive). Your plant will expand quickly enough to...