Calathea Ornata

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The Calathea ornata, or Pinstripe Calathea, is known for its dark green leaves lined with bright pink stripes. A member of the prayer plant family, Marantaceae, this plant will raise and lower its leaves from day to night as a part of its circadian rhythm.

  • Arrives in a nursery grow pot nestled in the planter
  • Small planter is 5" in diameter
  • Grant and Hyde are ceramic; Hyde comes with drainage saucer

Plant Care

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Medium bright indirect light

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Water every 1–2 weeks

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Plant Bio

Calathea ornata, also known as Pinstripe Calathea, is another member of the prayer plant family native to South America. The ornata is named after its ornate leaves that are dark green with beautiful pink painted stripes and purple undersides that is easily noticed when it raises its leaves at night. With optimal care the plant has the potential to reach 3 feet in height and width in an interior setting, but can grow up to 8 feet tall in the wild!
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