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Calathea Freddie

Goeppertia concinna

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Also known as

Rattlesnake Plant, Prayer Plant, Zebra Plant

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Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Calathea Freddie Overview

Calathea concinna has recently been reclassified, it is now known as Goeppertia concinna. This species is a tender evergreen perennial that is frequently grown as a houseplant because of its striking foliage. It forms clumps of narrow, lance-shaped, pale green leaves with dark-green blotches and red undersides. This plant has previously been misnamed as Calathea concinna, Maranta concinna and Maranta leopardina, it is also sometimes sold under the names Zebra Plant, Prayer Plant, Calathea Freddie or Calathea leopardina. Flowering is infrequent in cultivation, when they appear, they are small and yellow.

Common problems with Calathea Freddie

How to harvest Calathea Freddie

Generally not harvested

How to propagate Calathea Freddie

Division

Divide in late spring

Special features of Calathea Freddie

Attractive leaves

Indoor plant

Pot plant