Calathea Vittata 6"
Plant Nerd Level: Medium
Light- low to medium, indirect light.
Water- water every 5-7 days during the growing season. Water enough to keep the soil damp, but not wet or saturated. Calathea need humidity to stay happy- mist regularly with a fine mist sprayer or place near a humidifier.
Fertlizer- fertilize once a month during the growing season. Do not fertlize during the colder months.
Soil- general mix
Plant Nerd Tips-
Calathea move with the light. You’ll notice the leaves point upwards at night and lay flat during the day.
Calathea are prone to pests- spray with a neem oil solution once a month to kill and deter any pests.
Calathea are prone to crispy brown tips, which is a result of not enough humidity, too much sun, or a combination of the two.