The Calathea Plant (Calathea sp) is a common and recognisable house plant that also makes a great terrarium plant. It is relatively hardy and can be used with many different reptile and amphibian species. including (but not limited to) Dart Frogs, Tree Frogs, Crested Geckos, Day Geckos, etc. Native to tropical areas of the Americas. This plant does not require vast amounts of water or light but grows well when provided with such. Due to its hardiness this makes an excellent vivarium plant as it is able to tolerate a wide variety of temperatures, humidity and light levels. 

Very varied, leaves are green with stripes, stripes vary in thickness and colour (green, white, yellow, red, purple),

*colour & variant dispatched depends on available stock. 

Small: 10 - 15cm

Large: 25 to 30cm

Plant Information
Scientific Name Calathea sp
Common Name Zebra Plant
Natural Distribution South America (Brazil and Surrounding Countries)
Current Size 15cm
Mature Height 80cm
Growth Style Normal
Growth Rate Fast
Care Level Easy
Flowering Yes
Water Requirements High
Lighting Requirements Moderate
Soil Type Moist

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Calathea sp. (Mixed) - Small (10cm)

  • Brand: Global Geckos
  • Product Code: LPCSMs
  • Availability: In Stock
  • £5.99

  • Ex Tax: £4.99

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