How to care for a Calathea Ornata

The Calathea Ornata (also called the Calathea Pinstripe or Pinstripe plant) is a beautiful plant with pink stripes on its large green leaves. It's beautiful, but it can be a fussy plant and difficult to care for at times. We all know someone that has struggled to keep a Calathea healthy, let alone alive. So with this guide, we'll go over what you can do to keep these amazing, but stubborn, tropical plants healthy.


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The most important thing to keep in mind when taking care of a Calathea is to do any change very slowly and gradually. If you do something too quickly, like moving them or changing their watering schedule, they will go into shock.