Also known as: Calathea Whitestar, Zebra Plant
Origin: Costa Rica and Nicaragua
Native to rainforests the Whitestar is a stunning decorative plant - this gorgeous large dark green leaves with striking white stripes & flushes of baby pink. This beauty is not for the plant novice as to look its best some care will be involved. Remove dust with a damp cloth to unblock pores and this will help your Plant breathe.
Nursery Pot Size: 14cm
Light: Position me in a warm spot with bright, indirect sunlight. Direct sunlight will cause my leaves to fade and lose their markings.
Water: Weekly, make sure my soil is dry before watering.
Humidity: I'm my most happy in the bathroom where the humidity is high.
Temperature: I like warmer climates 18°C to 25°C
Fertiliser: Feed me once a month in spring and summer.
Toxicity: Great news - I am non-toxic to both children and pets.
Fact: The White Star is also known as the Zebra Plant, what will you call yours?
Decorative pot not included.