Calathea Lancifolia – Rattlesnake Plant


Calathea lancifolia is a wonderfully showy houseplant. It has upright, lance-shaped leaves with long wavy edges that form in clumps. makes a lovely statement in your home.

14cm plastic pot


This Calathea need plenty of indirect light, not direct sunlight as this will cause the leaves to fade and lose their markings. They can tolerate some degree of shade, but the better the light conditions, the more you will be rewarded.  Prefers a warm temperature but avoid draughts


Calathea Lancifolia really likes to  be kept in damp soil at all times, but definitely do not allow the plant to sit in water or in very wet soil. Bets way is little and often. Likes high humidity levels, so stand on a wet pebble tray to improve humidity and mist frequently.  Likes a warm humid bathrrom or kitchen.



*information provided by ANIMAL POSION CONTROL (ASPCA). Although a plant may be listed as non-toxic, it is advisable that any plant ingestion should be avoided where possible as reactions differ for each person or animal 


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