It's no wonder calathea's are such a popular houseplant, with their large variety of beautiful markings, each variety different to the last they add a gorgeous vibrancy to your home! Native to Colombia and Venezuela, Calathea is an excellent indoor house plant. The Calathea Compactstar has silver leaves with a lovely bold, dark grey-green, herring-bone striped pattern and purple undersides. This tall showy plant would be a beautiful statement piece to add to your home.
How to care for your Calathea
Water: Water weekly once top soil feels dry.
Light: They dislike direct sunlight. If exposed to direct light, their leaves will fade in colour intensity and often develop blotches or patches.
Humidity: They enjoy humidity, brown leaf tips indicate that humidity is too low.
Temperature: They like warmth, about 20 degrees C.
Other info -
Pot size: 12cm
Approx height not including pot: 30cm
Toxic to cats & dogs? No
Air purifying? Yes