Hey I'm Buzz! I have all of the greens. Light green, dark green, yellow green, green green, 50 shades of green. I'm perfect for a lovely humid kitchen, bathroom or bedroom. Also a pet lover for the win!
Big Height (including nursery pot) 70-80cm; pot diameter 19cm.
Health Benefits- Can improve sense of well being
Pet safe- Pet and baby safe
Calathea Flamestar Lighting
Buzz likes medium to bright indirect. He doesn't like direct light as this will burn his leaves. He will also tolerate shade and low light conditions making him an easy choice for most people.
Watering you Calathea Flamestar
In the summer from March to September keep Buzz's soil moist, we recommend watering twice a week. Watering Wednesday and Soak Sunday.
In the winter from October to February reduce watering to once a week. Houseplant watering guide
Use rain or distilled water to make Buzz extra happy.
Humidity for your Calathea Flamestar
Buzz likes room humidity to be around 60%. Normal room humidity is around 40-50%. To increase humidity you can use a Humidifier, place Buzz next to other houseplants or you can fill a saucer with pebbles and water, place him on top of this.
Calathea Flamestar Fertiliser
This isn't a necessity but for best results from March to August give Buzz some houseplant fertiliser every month when watering.
Repotting your Calathea Flamestar
When the roots start to grow out of the bottom opening of the pot, it is time to put Buzz into a slightly larger pot.
Calathea Flamestar Care Problems
Browning leaves, not enough humidity or water is too hard. Use rainwater or distilled.
If Buzz starts to look a bit shabby, you can cut some of his leaves off to promote new growth especially the lower leaves.