Calathea lutea or Cuban Cigar Plant
Calathea lutea Palnt - 1 pc
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Calathea lutea Palnt
About Plant- Calathea lutea is one of the largest calatheas with foliage that will grow upwards of 3m in the shade. This plant is characterised by its magnificent large round leaves that are green on top and silver underneath. Stems are also yellow in colour, creating beautiful contrast just in the foliage. Calathea lutea is also known as Havana Cigar, Pampano, Cigar Calathea, Maranta lutea.
Calathea lutea Palnt Care
Light- Calathea lutea grows well in lightshade area. It likes shade or semi-shade light. It can not tolerate direct sunlight.
Soil- It likes moist, light, well-drained, and porous potting mix soil. This type of soil is best for Calathea Lutea Plant.
Water- Need to keep the soil continuously moist throughout the spring and summer, and reduce watering in the winter.
Temperature and Humidity- It likes high humid atmosphere, and it grows nicely in temperature range between 21 to 24 C.
Fertilizer- Keep your plant in top form by feeding it every few weeks with a dilute solution of liquid fertiliser or sprinkling soild fertiliser over the soil.