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Goeppertia zebrina, Calathea zebrina, Calathea

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Goeppertia zebrina, Calathea zebrina

Family: Marantaceae
Origin: Central America, El Salvador to Panama
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeKeep soil moistWhite/off-white flowersBlue/lavender/purple flowersOrnamental foliage

Mostly grown in gardens for the handsomely patterned foliage. Calathea prefers moist, shady, jungle-like conditions in a garden and is also often grown as potted specimens. When it is used as a house plant, the leaves should be sprayed with water several times a week. Propagation is by root division. Water with soft water. Keep uniform high humidity and temperature.

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