Calathea Zebrina

Regular price R 235.00
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Scientific Name: Calathea Zebrina
Synonyms: Zebra Plant, Zebra Calathea

  • Outstanding foliage
  • Statement plant
  • Ideal for humid bathrooms
  • High fascination value
  • Plant Level: Intermediate¬†¬†

Comes in a 14cm or 19cm Nursery Pot.

There is not a person in the world who can walk past a Calathea Zebrina and not comment on this magnificent plant's bright foliage. They have outstanding velvety leaves striped with black and bright hues of green that make this plant a true eye-catcher.

Calathea Zebrina is generally non-fussy as long as you provide them with their ideal conditions of warmth and humidity. Establishing the Calathea as an ideal houseplant for a bright bathroom or kitchen. They can happily thrive in general living spaces but will need to be provided with consistent moisture and medium to bright indirect light to keep them looking their best.

Pair this stunner with an unadorned planter to allow this striking plant's foliage to be its focal point. Calathea Zebrina makes fantastic floor levels indoor plants and will brighten up any dull corner or will pop among a cluster of other foliage's. However, these stunners will also make a bold statement as a tabletop centrepiece.

Where ever you decide to display this beauty, just know, it will never disappoint.

Please note: Calathea are non-toxic to both pets and humans.

Follow these instructions to keep your Calathea Zebrina healthy and happy.

Water: Keep soil evenly moist and do not let it dry out. Be careful however not to overwater. 
Light: Medium indirect Light
Humidity: Medium to High Humidity is important, mist regularly
Fertilize: Balanced Liquid Fertilizer every 2 weeks

We offer some of the most affordable shipping in South Africa! And use a network of vetted couriers to safely deliver your order. The costs and delivery times are as follows:

Collections: 6 Roodehek Street, Gardens, Cape Town
No Charge. We'll notify you once your order is ready, usually 1-2 days from order.

Cape Town (Local) Same Day - orders before 11am
R75 fee, order before 11am, delivery in afternoon *see qualifying suburbs below

Cape Town & Surrounds
R60 fee, delivery usually within 2-4 working days from order.

Major Centers (Jhb, Dbn etc.)
R95 fee, delivery usually within 4-7 working days from order.

Regional Areas (e.g. Hermanus)
R100 fee, delivery 2-5 days from order (CPT regional), 4-5 days (rest of SA).


SAME DAY DELIVERY: CAPE TOWN - LOCAL (orders before 11am)

> Orders before 11h00 are delivered same day
> Orders after 11h00 are delivered the next day

Available for Suburbs: Bakoven, Camps Bay, Clifton, Bantry Bay, Sea Point, Fresnaye, Green Point, Three Anchor Bay, Mouille Point, V+A, Foreshore, CBD, Bo Kaap, Tamboerskloof, Oranjezicht, Gardens, Vredehoek, Zonnebloem, Woodstock, Salt River, Pinelands, Paarden Eiland.


LARGE PLANTS (20cm nursery pot and above)
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Please process your order as per normal and select the "Custom" shipping option at checkout. Our Team will contact you with a competitive custom shipping quote via email.


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Choose a Nursery Pot that fits the Decorative Planters, applicable for Ceramic, Cotton Cord, Terrazzo, Terracotta Planters: 

Nursery Pot (black plastic)

Decorative Planter (ceramic etc)

8 - 10cm

10 - 12cm 


13 - 14cm

14 - 15cm

16 - 17cm

18 - 20cm

18 - 21cm


26 - 30cm


32 - 35cm


36 - 40cm


42 - 45cm

Follow this Sizing Guide for Palm Leaf Baskets (Sinan, Fundo, ShiShi etc.) and Senegalese Baskets:

Nursery Pot (black plastic)

Basket Inner Diameter Size

14cm - 15cm


18 - 19cm












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