The Warscewiczii has velvety dark green leaves with bright green veins in a very cute pattern. This plant is originally from the rainforests of Costa Rica. They can grow to be up to two metres high. Calatheas are named after the Greek word for basket. The flowers are contained in what looks like a basket in white racemes at the top of the plant.

Pot sizes

We deliver this plant in the 19 and 24 centimetre pot sizes. In a 24-cm pot the plant can grow to more than one metre in height.

Care tips

  • The Warscewiczii is a shade plant. Do not place it in direct sunlight
  • The temperature must remain between 15 and 25 degrees Celsius (59 to 77 degrees Fahrenheit).
  • This plant needs to be watered regularly but not abundantly
  • Adding plant food in the water every fortnight is very beneficial to the colour of the leaves.