Calathea 'Rattlesnake'


Calathea 'Rattlesnake' features shades of green on a wavy patterned leaf. The underside of the foliage is a purple-red colour. This plant is grown for its attractive foliage.

Plant care: Thrives in bright indirect sunlight. Keep moist at all times, but not wet. Frequent small waterings are preferred over deep irrigation.

Pet-friendly? Yes.

Botanical Name Goeppertia insignis
Common Name Rattlesnake
Plant Type Tropical, Foliage
Mature Size 0.75 to 1.50 ft tall and 0.75 to 1.50 ft wide
Sun Exposure Part to Full Shade
Soil Type Moist but well-drained
Soil pH Acidic
Hardiness Zones 
Native Area Brazil
Pet-friendly? Yes