Calathea RosyRegular price R 235.00
Scientific Name: Goeppertia (Calathea) Rosea Picta "Rosy"
Synonyms: Calathea Rosea Picta Rosy, Calathea Jungle Rose, Rose Calathea
- Striking flushed pink foliage
- Ideal for bathrooms or kitchens
- Gorgeous accent plant
- High fascination value
- Plant Level: Intermediate
Our Calathea comes in a 14cm Nursery pot.
The Calathea Rosy is pretty in pink!
This gorgeous houseplant has lush grey foliage edged in a deep green and flushes of pink, adding a striking contrast to any interior space. What's not to love?
Like with all Calathea houseplants these love high humidity and medium to bright filtered light. To thrive keep them consistently moist but avoid allowing the potting medium to stay soggy nor allow them to dry out. So be prepared, they can bit a touch diva-ish if not treated with attention.
Calathea houseplants make for fabulous accent pieces in a brightly lit bathroom or kitchen where humidity is naturally higher, though will happily live in any general living space as long as humidity is provided to them, achieve this by placing your plant on a pebble tray.
Pair this subtle beauty with a pretty planter that will allow the foliage to be its focal point and use it as a tabletop feature or bookshelf stunner. Whichever spot you choose, these plants will captivate you.
Please note: Calathea are safe for children and pets, but prefer not to be eaten as it'll make them look less than the best.
Follow these instructions to keep your Calathea healthy and happy.
Water: Keep soil evenly moist and do not let it dry out. Be careful however not to overwater, best to keep the soil slightly moist to the touch.
Light: Medium indirect light to keep your plant looking bright and bold.
Humidity: Medium to High Humidity is important to keep your plant happy and avoid dry leaf tips.
Fertilizing: Feed from Spring through Summer with a diluted feed every 2 weeks and avoid feeding in Winter.