The Calathea Sanderiana, with its intricate foliage resembling nature's delicate brushstrokes, is a living masterpiece that exudes elegance and sophistication. This remarkable houseplant is thoughtfully presented in a 12cm pot, ready to grace your interior space with its captivating beauty.
Native to Southeast Asia's lush, tropical regions, the Calathea Sanderiana belongs to the Marantaceae family and is renowned for its unique and artistically designed leaves. The Sanderiana variety is celebrated for its intricate patterns and vibrant green hues, making it a true work of art created by nature.
Pot Included: Our Calathea Sanderiana comes perfectly potted in a decorative container, enhancing the overall allure of this stunning plant. Select from our stunning Charcoal, Pink Clay, or Sage Lisbon Planters. The Lisbon planter effortlessly complements a variety of interior design styles with its minimalistic design, curved shape, and smooth finish. Whether your decor leans modern or traditional, this 15cm wide planter perfectly matches your houseplant gift.
Free Gift Card Included:
Gifting a Calathea Sanderiana is like sharing a piece of living art with someone special. Whether it's a birthday, anniversary, or a token of appreciation, we include a free, handwritten card with your personalized message. Your gift will be a delightful surprise, as we ensure there are no visible prices or paperwork.
Caring for Your Calathea Sanderiana:
To ensure the health and vibrancy of your Calathea Sanderiana, follow these essential care guidelines:
Light Requirements: Place your Calathea Sanderiana in an area with bright, indirect light. While it thrives in moderate to high light conditions, protect it from harsh, direct sunlight. Ideal spots include areas near north or east-facing windows.
Temperature and Humidity: Maintain a warm and mildly humid environment for your Calathea Sanderiana. It prefers temperatures between 18°C and 26°C (65°F and 80°F) and appreciates a slight boost in humidity. You can achieve this by misting the leaves or using a humidifier.
Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Wait until the top inch of soil has slightly dried out before watering again. Striking the right balance is crucial, as both underwatering and overwatering can affect the plant's health.
Soil and Potting Tips for Calathea Sanderiana: Use a well-draining potting mix tailored to tropical plants. The Pinstripe Calathea prefers soil that retains moisture while allowing excess water to escape freely. Ensure that the pot has drainage holes to prevent water accumulation. Repotting may become necessary every one to two years or when the plant outgrows its current container.
Fertilizing Your Calathea Sanderiana: Nurture your Calathea Sanderiana with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer every two to four weeks during the active growing season, typically spring and summer. Follow the instructions on the fertilizer label for proper dilution and application. Reduce or cease fertilization in the plant's slower growing phase during winter. Check out our vegan plant food here
The Calathea Sanderiana is cherished not only for its stunning foliage but also for its unique ability to respond to light, with its leaves opening and closing daily. This natural performance adds an extra layer of wonder and charm to any indoor setting.
Common Questions about Calathea Sanderiana:
Where should I place Calathea Sanderiana? Position it in bright, indirect light, away from direct sunlight.
How often should I water Calathea Sanderiana? Keep the soil consistently moist, allowing the top inch to slightly dry between waterings.
Does Calathea Sanderiana require high humidity? While it appreciates slightly elevated humidity levels, it can thrive in regular household humidity.
Can I fertilize Calathea Sanderiana? Use a balanced, water-soluble indoor plant fertilizer during the growing season. Try our vegan houseplant food.
Is the Calathea Sanderiana (Pinstripe Calathea) Pet Safe? Yes, the Calathea Sanderiana is generally considered pet-safe. While it's not toxic to cats or dogs, it's always a good practice to place houseplants out of your pets' reach, as they might nibble on the leaves out of curiosity. This plant is a beautiful addition to your home decor without posing significant risks to your furry friends, but monitoring their interactions with the plant is essential. If your pet shows a solid inclination to chew on or play with your Calathea, you may want to keep it in an area that's less accessible to them.
With its intricate foliage and daily leaf performance, the Calathea Sanderiana is a living piece of art. Its elegance and charm will transform any space into a sanctuary of natural beauty.
Size: Pot Size: 12cm (diameter). This Calathea Sanderiana, with its captivating and intricate foliage, is ready to infuse your living space with the elegance of nature's brushstrokes.
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