The calathea is a stunning plant featuring bold and brilliantly patterned leaves. These plants come in many varieties, with many different leaf patterns and sizes.
In Brazil and other parts of the tropics, the colourful leaves are used by locals to weave baskets and wrap food, giving the plant many different uses.
FEATURES: Calathea's foliage makes beautiful tabletop specimens. Grow in medium to low light. It does not like much sun on its leaves, shield from direct light to prevent sunburn. Water enough to keep it moist, but not wet.