How to Care for Calathea Plants-Rattlesnake Calathea
Hi, I was given this plant and would like to know the name of it. Thanks!
Your plant is a type of Calathea Lancifolia called a “Rattlesnake” Calathea. There are many different varieties of calathea plants, all with beautiful, unique leaves, and interesting flowers.
You can read all my care tips for a Calathea plant in the Popular Houseplant section of the website The picture is of a totally different variety but the care is the same.
Learn to recognize poisonous houseplants in my book: Don’t Feed Me To Your Cat! A Guide to Poisonous Houseplants.