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Calathea Lancifolia/ Goeppertia insignis


Also known as: rattlesnake plant

Family: Marantaceae

Native to: native to Brazil where it thrives in warm and moist areas of the Brazilian Rainforest

Light conditions: low to moderate light

Watering: these plants like the soil consistently moist (but not soaking wet)

Misting: high humidity levels are a must so mist regularly. You can also increase humidity by placing a humidifier nearby or by placing a tray of water near the plant

Toxicity: NON-toxic to humans and animals

Easy to grow? yes

Air purifying: yes


Interesting fact: In Brazil, the Calathea lancifolia is considered to be a symbol of good luck and is often used in spiritual ceremonies.

Calathea Lancifolia W12cm x H50cm


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