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Calathea Root Rot (Signs, Causes, and Treatment)

I must confess that I am a calathea fan. I’ve had these dramatic beauties for years, and nothing threatens them more than root rot. Let me show you how to identify the source of the problem and save your calathea from root rot. Root rot commonly occurs when you’ve overwatered your calathea. Rapid yellowing of …

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Calathea Beauty Star Care Guide

True to its common name, Beauty Star is one of the most dramatic, elegant, and boldest foliage plants in the genus calathea. Their patterned leaves make them quite a sight to behold. But, as true tropical plants, they can be finicky about their growing conditions. Calathea beauty star loves medium to bright, indirect light, so …

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Why Is My Calathea Drooping (Signs, Causes And Solutions)

Nobody wants to see their Calatheas transform from glossy and radiant to sad and drooping. Known for their bright, captivating foliage and temperamental natures, calathea need a delicate touch to keep them at their best. But with a bit of knowledge and patience, you’ll soon have yours radiant and lush. Calathea leaves drooping due to …

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Brown Spots on Calathea Leaves (Causes and Treatment)

Calathea leaves have stunning patterns and colors making them a highly attractive foliage plant. With such gorgeous leaves, one problem that can definitely affect its beauty is the appearance of brown spots. Brown Spots on Calathea Leaves can be a result of diseases like algal leaf spot, anthracnose, septoria leaf spot. Poor environmental conditions such …

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Why Are My Calathea Zebrina Leaves Curling? (And How to Fix It)

With its large striking ovate leaves in different flashes of colors, Calathea zebrina is undeniable of the most popular and well-loved species under the Calathea genus.  However, any plant parent who owns a Calathea zebrina will agree with me that these tropical beauties are also among the most challenging to take care of as they …

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