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Family Name:      Marantaceae  =  Prayer Plant  Family
Scientific Name: previous scientific nameCalathea  ornata  next scientific name      plant name pronunciation
Common Name: Calathea
     
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Distribution:  Guyana, Colombia, and Ecuador.

Synonyms:  Calathra ornata is listed as Calathea cv. Sanderiana in RHS. It is sometimes listed as a separate species Calathea sanderiana. Calthea majestica is also used sometimes.

Hardiness Zone:  USDA Zone 10       (view USDA zone map)

Size:   3-9 ft.

Form:   Frost tender, robust, clump forming, herbaceous perennial.

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Leaves:   Leaves oblong lanceolate, to 2 ft. long, upper surface with fine white or pink lines along the lateral veins.

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Flower:   Flower clusters on 12-14 in. stalks, bracts reddish or yellowish, flower petals violet, white, or yellow.

Fruit:   Fruit a capsule.

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