Velvet Calathea - Calathea rufibarba
Plant Pot Size: 17cm
Plant Parenting Skills: Beginner/Intermediate
Pssst, these guys actually feel like velvet!
Light: Prefers bright indirect light. Direct light will cause leaves to fade and loose markings.
Water: Keep moist but not wet. Try not to let it dry out completely. Water little and often!
Humidity: Loooooooves humidity! Mist often or sit on a tray of pebbles an water. Pebbles are to stop the pot sitting in water.
Temperature: Avoid abrupt temperature changes and cold drafts. Does well between 18-23°c.
Toxicity: Non—toxic to humans and animals if ingested.