royal standard houseplant
Calathea Royal Standard Houseplant
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Calathea Royal Standard - Outside In

Calathea Royal Standard

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From the Calathea lineage of plants, the royal standard dons iridescent silver with dark green borders. Not only a stunner, this plant’s leaves interestingly lift and lower day and night due to a biological sunlight response. 

Size: 6" (pot diameter)

Scientific Name: Calathea roseopicta 'Royal Standard'

Common Name: Calathea Royal Standard

Appearance: Wide, oval leaves with a combination of hunter green, silver, and rosy pink. While rare, can produce small soft pink flowers with right conditions. 

Origin: South America

Enjoys: Humidity, a shady spot with filtered light (avoid direct and mid-day sunlight)

Care: Keep soil slightly moist but not saturated. Calatheas are not drought-tolerant, so try not to let it dry out completely between waterings. Fertilize about once a month during growing season (spring and summer). Keep away from drafty, cool areas. 

Soil: Well-draining potting mix. Preferably organic-rich and moist. 

Temp: No lower than 60 °F, no higher than 85 °F

Growth: Can grow up to 2 feet wide and tall while indoors. 

Level of Simplicity: Medium 

Toxicity: Non-toxic; safe around cats and dogs

  • Shipped as shown, in nursery growing container.
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