Pin Stripe Calathea here! I'm the type of plant that's typically found somewhere tropical but soon I'm sure I'll make my way into your home! I am unique in that my leaves fold up a night time once it gets dark, just like my cousin the maranta. My bold and bright leaves will make the perfect accent to your space. I'm also pet friendly which is a plus! Bring on the puppies and kitties.
Difficulty: easy to grow and maintain
Light Needed: moderate, bright indirect light
Water: moderate, water when soil is dry
Calatheas make great plants for first time plant parents as they are easy to care for and maintain. The Pinstripe Calathea is loved for it striped leaves contrasting light pink and dark green with a dark purple underside! This plant will fold up it's leaves once it gets dark. It is pet friendly and safe for cats and dogs and it also cleans & purifies the air in your space.
Size: Medium (6")
Grow pot size: 6" x 5"
Where I’m From: South America
Botanical Name: Calathea ornata
Nicknames: Pin Stripe Calathea
Favorite Hangout Spots: Bedroom or wherever you hang out the most!