Calathea Elliptica Vitata
OUTLINE: A tropical foliage plant with glossy, dark-green leaves that are striped symmetrically in white.
USES: Tropical accent plantings indoor or outside under foliage for shade
PLANTING: Grow plants in an area with shade and some sunlight. prefers potting soil of high quality or soil that retains moisture. requires temperatures above 15 °C.
CARE: Water consistently for the first 12 weeks, then continue to do so. If the humidity in the air is low, mist frequently and use a damp cloth to gently wipe the leaves to remove any dust. For vivid, robust foliage, fertilise every three months with a slow-release nitrogen fertiliser.