Plant Care Calathea bicajoux
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Calathea bicajoux

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

Also known as

Calathea bicajoux Pink and Calathea 'Cobra Pink'

Taxonomy

Calathea bicajoux
Calathea
Marantaceae
Zingiberales

How to care for Calathea bicajoux

Water

How often to water your Calathea bicajoux

Water needs for Calathea bicajoux
0.5 cups
every 9

Calathea bicajoux needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

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 bicajoux

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Calathea bicajoux in your home

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

Calathea bicajoux 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.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Calathea bicajoux

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Calathea bicajoux: 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 bicajoux after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Calathea bicajoux

Calathea bicajoux

Calathea bicajoux


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Calathea bicajoux has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Calathea bicajoux has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Calathea bicajoux has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Calathea bicajoux has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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leaf-1 13 Plants
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08/18/2021

I can’t speak more highly of this plant. The leaves are gorgeous and getting a flower is the most exciting thing ever. It is really easy to manage watering. The only reason I have brown patches on my leaves because it was too close to a heat source. I’d recommend this plant to everyone.

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Survivor Survivor

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