This Calathea rufibarba Tropistar is easy to care for, like low light and is pet safe. What more do you want from a plant?
This houseplant is also known as furry feather or velvet Calathea due to the fluffy texture of the underside of its leaves. They're a great low maintenance houseplant that give lots of amazing foliage.
They originally come from Brazil and grown on the forest floors near to the base of other trees.
They like life in the shade with high humidity, making them great as a bathroom plant.
Calathea are known to remove a whole host of toxins from the air.
Allow the soil to dry out between waterings.
Position your Calathea Rufibarba in a bright location out of full sun as too much sun will burn the leaves, also grows well in partial shade. Avoid draughts as this can cause the leaves to curl.
This plant is fairly slow to grow.
These guys are great in the kitchen or bathroom as they like humidity.
Completey pet safe.
Delivered in a 27cm plastic pot.
Approx 85cm tall.
It is a plant with impact.