Calathea Roseopicta: Plant Background. Calathea roseopicta has the common name of Rose-Painted Calathea. This plant is an evergreen, clump-forming perennial that typically grows to around 25cm high and produces dark green leaves with a pink midrib and stripes. Special offers and product promotions. Calathea is a large genus of leafy tropical plants found growing in the damp, swampy forest floors of the Americas. A wonderful foliage plant that offers color and brightness for any room! It has oval burgundy colour glossy leaves with bright hashed pink border and a central pink stroke. Repotting a calathea in spring allows you to refresh the potting mix, give roots more room to grow, and resolve any soil fungal problems. Description A stunning prayer plant, ‘Rose Painted’ boasts a colorful painters pallet ranging from emerald green to magenta. It will also bloom in summer wit Botanists have reclassified the scientific name to “ Goeppertia roseopicta,” so Calathea is actually a synonym now. Like many species of the Marantaceae family, Rose-painted Calathea Dottie has the characteristic feature of folding up their leaves at dusk to dawn by means of the tiny geniculum, an angular knee-like joint connecting it to the petiole, resembling hands put together in … $16.99. Calathea roseopicta is a member of the Prayer Plant family and naturally grows beneath the Brazilian rainforest canopy. It is still often called rose-painted calathea ‘Dottie,’ and Calathea roseopicta ‘Dottie.’ ‘Dottie’ will reach 12 to 18 inches in height with a 12 to 18-inch spread. The rose-painted calathea gets its nickname from the beautiful pinks and fuschias found along the leaves of its cultivars. Synonyms Calathea 'Roseo Picta' Calathea roseopicta. They’re characterised by their beautiful foliage, often looking as though someone has painted their leaves – and our plant of the month, Calathea Ornata (pin … Calathea roseopicta, also known as the rose painted Calathea, is a stunning large-leaved prayer plant. Calathea roseopicta Common name(s): Prayer Plant, Rose-Painted Calathea, Calathea "Medaillon" Synonyme(s): Calathea musaica Family: Marantaceae Origin: Brasil More infos: this member of the Marantaceae family can be grown on bright to light shaded places. The flowers are not ornamentally significant. Calathea roseopicta 'Medallion', Rose Painted Calathea - Medium Mature live, healthy plant in a 6 inch pot. Medallion Rose Painted Calathea's attractive large textured round leaves remain dark green in color with prominent silver stripes and tinges of deep purple throughout the year. The underneath of the leaves are a lovely rich purple. Rose painted calathea typically grows about a foot and a half tall as well, but it has a fuller look when compared to the rattlesnake calathea. Rose Painted Prayer Plant - Calathea roseopicta - Easy House Plant - 4" Pot 4.5 out of 5 stars 5. Just as interestingly, the plant’s … Calathea Roseopicta Plant Care Guide Read More » Rose-Painted Calathea Overview. $9.99. An interesting accent for shady containers. Native to Brazil, this is part of the Prayer Plant family which will fold its leaves up at night time as if in prayer. It is a native or northwest Brazil and it known for its stunning foliage. Features Calatheas come in a remarkable assortment of color blends ranging from green tones to burgundy and silver shades. The Rose Painted Calathea is a popular, undemanding, indoor plant with beautiful peacock markings on its leaves with pink edges that turn to white as the plant matures. Calathea and the closely related Maranta grow beautifully ornate foliage. • Zone: It can be planted outdoors in zones 10 and 11. It is a clump-forming evergreen perennial growing to 50 cm (20 in), very similar looking to Calathea makoyana. Categories: House Plants / Indoor / Interior,Container Plants,Foliage Color PlantVine works with over 1000 growers in South Florida who specialize in growing countless tropical species. The leaves are glossy, with an entire and wavy margin. Hover over thumbnails below to see a larger image on the left. Calathea roseopicta, the rose-painted calathea, is a species of plant in the family Marantaceae, native to northwest Brazil. All plants are available for FREE local delivery within 10 miles of Takoma Park, MD.All plants marked with are pet friendly! Rose painted calathea is a small tender perennial foliage plant, which typically grows up to 20” inches, with occasionally reaching the height of 2’ feet, and displays a clump-forming habit. 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