Misto

The Misto has dark leaves with light green feather-shaped veins and a violet underside.
Calatheas are named after the Greek word for basket. The flowers (which are very slight) are arranged together resembling a basket. This plant is originally from Brazil, where it is part of the undergrowth.

Pot size

We supply this plant in the 12-centimetre pot size.

Care tips

  • The Misto prefers places that are not too light. 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.