Scientific Name: Calathea 'warscewiczii'
Synonym: Phrynium warscewiczii, Prayer Plant
If you're looking for an attractive yet easy care foliage plant for a high humidity area, such as a bathroom or kitchen, then give this Calathea a try.
Velvety foliage with alternating green fishtail patterning and a maroon underside... why not?
Style this beauty in a planter with neutral colours: terracotta or a plain colour, to make the foliage come to the fore.
Keep the soil moist (not waterlogged) at all times. Place in bright, indirect light and avoid direct sunlight.
Follow these instructions to keep your Calathea Warscewiczii healthy and happy.
Water: Keep soil evenly moist and do not let it dry out. Be careful however not to overwater, so check that the pot has good drainage.
Light: Medium indirect Light, but be sure not to expose to searing direct sunlight.
Humidity: Medium to High Humidity is important, mist regularly
Fertilize: Balanced Liquid Fertilizer every 2 weeks
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