Calathea Medallion Calathea Veitchiana
Pot type (sold separately) Nursery Pot — Free
Calathea Veitchiana

Calathea Medallion


My "medallion-like" leaves appear to be painted with brushstrokes of deep green and fuchsia tones. Watch my leaves furl up each evening and unfurl each morning.

Pots that fit me
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To see me at my best

Keep me somewhere bright but out of direct sunshine and keep the humidity high - like the jungle!

Size guide

Width Height Diameter
Medium: 75cm 60 75 19

Height is measured from the bottom of the plastic nursery pot (please allow a +/-10% variance). Diameter is the nursery pot diameter, so to get a pot that fits, the pot diameter should be bigger.

How to look after me

  • Light


    Keep me somewhere in bright light but out of direct sun.

  • Water


    Keep my soil moist but not wet at all times; make sure to water me less frequently in winter.

  • Food


    Feed me once a month in spring and summer.

  • Climate


    Mist me regularly to help me pretend I'm still in the jungle!

  • Other Maintentance


    If I look sad try giving me tepid and distilled, filtered or rain-water.

Things to look out for

  • Look Out

    Curling leaves

    Likely underwatered, water thoroughly and drain before putting back in decorative pot.
  • Look Out

    Brown edges

    Potentially needs more water, or humidity is too low - check soil is moist and mist.
  • Look Out

    Pale / wilting leaves

    Likely overwatering, allow soil to dry out before watering again.
  • Calathea Medallion close-up

Health impacts

  • Pet Friendly

    Child and pet friendly

Calathea Medallion close-up
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