Magenta Zebra (Calathea Vittata)

Magenta Zebra (Calathea Vittata)

Regular price 199

Calathea zebra plants are natives of Brazil and their bright green leaves can be boldly striped in white, yellow or pink in a striking feather-like pattern that is sure to catch the eye.

  • Plant Type. Indoor/Outdoor
  • Product Height. 2-3 feet
  • Season. Spring
  • Dormancy The most likely cause here is underwatering. 
  • Sunlight. Diffused light.
  • Re-Potting. You'll need to re-pot once every two years, during spring
  • Soil. Holds moisture but is also well draining. A good potting mix consists of one part soil, two parts peat moss and two parts perlite.
  • Water. Regular small amounts of water during the growing seasons as soon as the surface starts to dry up.
  • Temperature. Temperatures above 55 F. (13 C.) to survive and temperatures around 70 F. (21 C.) to thrive.
  • Fertilizer. Fertilize occasionally with a half strength solution of liquid fertilizer.