Plant Care Calathea anulque
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Calathea anulque

5.0 out of 5 (2 experiences)

Calathea anulque has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Calathea anulque has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Taxonomy

Calathea anulque
Calathea
Marantaceae
Zingiberales

What other plant parents say

Calathea anulque has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Calathea anulque has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Calathea anulque has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
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San Diego, CA
Rating of the plant Calathea anulque named BBY 🤩🤩🤩🤩 by Jessjc_ on Greg, the plant care app
05/17/2021

my favorite calathea i own, she was my first ‘high maintenance’ plant and she took a beating when i was figuring her out just to continuously explode with 4-6 new leaves a week. not to mention, my ca…

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Ikittykatkatya avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Calathea anulque named Angrboda by Ikittykatkatya on Greg, the plant care app
06/09/2021

Absolutely stunning centre piece plant, but browns easily so watch out for that 💖

How to care for Calathea anulque

Water

How often to water your Calathea anulque

Water needs for Calathea anulque
0.5 cups
every 9

Calathea anulque needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Diego, CA.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Calathea anulque

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Calathea anulque in San Diego, CA

San Diego, CA

88% High

Growing Calathea anulque in San Diego right now

Light needs for plant Calathea anulque in San Diego, CA

Plant growth potential is currently high 📈

June 13th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in San Diego is currently high 📈.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…

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Light needs for plant Calathea anulque in San Diego, CA

Sunlight intensity will increase by 5.8% ☀️

June 13th, 2021

San Diego is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in San Diego is expected to increase by 5.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 20.5 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Calathea anulque in San Diego, CA

Daylight will increase by 0.6 hours 📈

June 13th, 2021

This month, San Diego is getting an average of 10.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 4.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 14.1 total hours of d…

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Finding light for Calathea anulque in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Calathea anulque: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Calathea anulque may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in San Diego, CA ☀️.️

This is a great time to watch your Calathea anulque thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Calathea anulque

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Calathea anulque: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Calathea anulque after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Calathea anulque

Nutrient needs for plant Calathea anulque in San Diego, CA

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

June 11th, 2021

The growing potential in San Diego is high 📈.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any…

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Care Summary for Calathea anulque

Calathea anulque

Calathea anulque


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in San Diego, CA, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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