- Light: Bright, indirect light.
- Water: Keep soil lightly moist at all times. These plants like high humidity, at least 60%. It is best to use distilled water or rainwater because they are sensitive to salts and fluoride.
Calathea ornata sports lustrous bands of color that earn it the apt nickname of the “pinstripe plant.” Their beautifully veined leaves make a striking statement in your home. Like any Calathea, houseplant care can be tricky and extra effort is needed for them to look their best indoors.