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Calathea Lancifolia 'Rattlesnake'

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Calathea Lancifolia 'Rattlesnake' is a type of prayer plant known for its long, narrow leaves that are patterned with green and dark purple-brown stripes that resemble a rattlesnake's skin. It is native to the tropical rainforests of South America and is commonly grown as a houseplant.

To care for a Calathea Lancifolia 'Rattlesnake' plant, follow these tips:

  1. Watering: The Calathea Lancifolia 'Rattlesnake' plant prefers evenly moist soil, but be careful not to overwater, as it is susceptible to root rot. Water the plant when the top inch or two of soil feels dry.

  2. Lighting: The Calathea Lancifolia 'Rattlesnake' plant prefers bright, indirect light and will thrive in a location that receives filtered sunlight. Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.

  3. Soil: Use a well-draining, peat-based potting mix and be sure to plant the Calathea Lancifolia 'Rattlesnake' in a pot with drainage holes to prevent excess moisture from sitting in the soil.

  4. Fertilizing: Fertilize the Calathea Lancifolia 'Rattlesnake' plant during the active growing season (spring and summer) using a balanced, all-purpose fertilizer. Follow the package instructions for proper application.

  5. Humidity: The Calathea Lancifolia 'Rattlesnake'