Calathea 'Orbifolia' in 9" Basalt Clay
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Evergreen perennial has striking, subtly striped leaves with pale silver-green under markings. Large, rounded leaves are have excellent air-purifying qualities.
- Mature Size: 2'-3' tall, 2'-3' wide
- Light Requirement: Bright, Indirect
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Growth Habit: Upright
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Attributes: Evergreen, Air Purifier
Green Thumb Guide
Thrives in peaty soil based potting mix. Allow soil to dry between waterings. Aerial roots on the lower portion of the plant can be rooted in the soil. Upper aerial roots can be attached to a climbing pole or removed.
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