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Calathea makoyana - Big Babes

Mature tubestock, premium and ready to plant!

pet friendly


Calathea makoyana also known as Peacock Plant is an evergreen perennial with round pale green leaves, the upper surfaces marked with dark green blotches along the veins and the lower surfaces coloured a deep purple. She is that statement plant you have been chasing for within the office space or the home and can also be used outdoors in protected shady positions in subtropical to tropical gardens.

These are in our 85mm nursery pot.

Quick Facts: 

  • What to use me for: ideal statement plant for within the office, or home, coffee tables and outdoors in tropical shaded gardens 

  • I grow to: 45cm high 

  • Where to place me: Light shade to full shade 

  • Soil conditions: Calatheas love to dry out a little. If growing me in a pot make sure it has a drainage hole and allow me to dry out a little between waterings

  • My features: Non toxic

Learn how to care for your Indoor Plants via our blog 'The quick start guide: Indoor plants'

Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They can be planted directly into the ground and are excellent performers for the shadier parts of your garden or as an indoor plant.

We carefully package your plants into a customised box to ensure safe transport, healthy plants and delivery to your door.

Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently

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Our growing philosophy isn't rocket science. We simply hold our plants back longer, which means the root systems can establish. That means a better plant for you that's ground ready, achieving faster grow times.

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