There are several dozen species in this genus. Native to the tropical americas many of the species are popular as pot plants due to their decorative leaves and in some species colorful inflorescences.
Crocata otherwise known as the flowering calathea which within the last few years has become incredibly popular and desired.
نبات calathea. This video is unavailable. نبات المارانتا اونبات المصلي او نبات العابد الظروف الملائمة له من. Calathea the calathea also known by the name zebra plant نبات زيبرا peacock plant or rattlesnack plant because of its leaf markings.
Displaying lush velvety oval shaped leaves very similar in shape and size as the rose painted calathea although usually longer and thinner in width. This is a houseplant that is not grown for it s flowers which tend to be rare indoors anyway. Too much direct sun burns the leaves of a calathea plant and causes the beautiful leaf colors to fade.
However small varieties such as flowering calathea can only reach about 12 inches 30 cm in height. How to maintain and water calathea roseopicta. Sold in nursery pots.
Calathea does not need direct sunlight this can affect the leaf markings. The spruce kara riley. It can be costly but the unique large number orange flowers and inherited good looking shaped although plain leaves often makes it worth the expense.
For a calathea to thrive as a house plant high humidity warm temperatures and lots of water are needed. Native to brazil and grown indoors year round calathea are true tropicals in every sense of the word gaining a reputation for being somewhat. Calathea is a moderately fast growing plant that will look gorgeous in your home if you give it proper care.
The genus calathea includes some of the most beautiful tropical plants in the world characterized by boldly marked oblong leaves in a dazzling array of colors. Goeppertia is a genus of plants belonging to the family marantaceae. Indoors a calathea is a table plant or short bush that rarely gets bigger than 24 tall and 24 26 wide.
A calathea plant likes bright indirect light. That is true for all calathea s except for c. Due to the plant s eye catching stripes and veining they re often known by nicknames such as the zebra plant peacock plant or rattlesnake plant.
So placing it in front of an east west or north window is ideal. Calatheas calathea spp including the zebra plant calathea zebrina or peacock plant calathea makoyana are tropical evergreen species grown for their dramatic green and cream striped. Indoors a calathea plant can reach about 2 feet 60 cm in height.