How to care for a Calathea Ornata – 11 Tips for Beginers

How to care for a Calathea Ornata – 11 Tips for Beginers

Calathea ornata are a perennial species of epiphytic, air-cultivated orchid that grows on other plants such as banana trees. They prefer moderate temperatures but can tolerate both low and high temperatures. Calathea orchids require medium humidity and plenty of sunlight, which is why they are often grown in greenhouses and botanical gardens. They love a…

Maranta Leuconeura Var. Kerchoveana Plant Care and Info

Maranta Leuconeura Var. Kerchoveana Plant Care and Info

The name of this beautiful plant is ‘Maranta leuconeurata’. It was originally named after the botanist, Dr. Johann Heinrich von Kerkhove (1828-1910.. The species is native to Southern Europe. However, it also grows well in the Mediterranean and Western Asia. The most common form of the species is the ‘leuconeura’ variety, which means that its…

11 Reasons For Why Peperomia Leaves Curling? How To Fix It

11 Reasons For Why Peperomia Leaves Curling? How To Fix It

Peperomias are beautiful plants that grow well in pots. They are easy to care for and require little water. However, peperomias are susceptible to a fungus called “crown gall.” This disease spreads rapidly in the plant’s roots and can cause them to wilt and eventually die. The most common symptom of crown gall is curled…