PLANT CARE TIPS
CALATHEA RUFIBARBA – VELVET CALATHEA
LIGHT: The Calathea rufibarba needs low to medium light, will grow best in bright indirect sunlight. Keep away from direct sunlight.
WATER: Keep soil moist, never drench or allow soil to dry completely. Requires excellent drainage when in pots. Calatheas like humidity and will benefit from misting every couple of days.
TEMPERATURE: Calatheas prefer warmer temperatures, temperatures above 10oC are preferable, they will thrive between 18oC and 25oC.
GROWTH: These are very easy to grow and can make a good plant choice for the beginner. Give their leaves a wipe over every now and then to keep them looking healthy.