Thompson & Morgan Calatheas Species Orbifolia in 12cm Pot

Thompson & Morgan Calatheas Species Orbifolia in 12cm Pot
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This Calathea orbifolia from Thompson & Morgan features lush rounded leaves with elegant silver and green stripes that create a textural, corrugated appearance, with a bushy, clump-forming habit. This tropical native creates a luxuriant, leafy display and thrives in a warm room with good humidity, making it a perfect addition to a bright bathroom or kitchen.

  • Plant position: dappled shade
  • Soil type: compost, kept moist
  • Mature size (h x w): 80cm x 80cm (31.5" x 31.5")

  • 1 x Calathea Orbifolia - in a 12cm pot

Cultural instructions:
  • Position Calathea in a warm room away from cold draughts and radiators, with a constant temperature above 16C (60F). Average room temperatures of 18C (65F) - 24C (75F) are preferable
  • Calathea require a bright but lightly shaded spot, well away from the direct glare of the sun
  • Water Calathea freely between spring and autumn using tepid rainwater where possible, and allowing the pot to drain well after each watering
  • In winter, reduce watering but do not allow the compost to completely dry out
  • House plants should be fed regularly between March and September when they are in active growth
  • Calathea appreciates a humid atmosphere - stand it on a tray filled with pebbles and water
  • As the water evaporates it will increase humidity around the plant

Delivered directly from Thompson & Morgan: please allow 7-10 working days for delivery to UK mainland, Northern Ireland and islands only

All measurements are approximate
Combining a rich horticultural history with a passion for beautiful blooms, Thompson & Morgan have been selling their wares all over the globe since 1855. Offering an extensive selection of flowers, shrubs, bulbs, fruit and vegetables, you're sure to find the perfect plant to brighten up your home.

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