Calathea elliptica Vittata

pet friendly
Oh no, we just ran out!
8 plants
Free Shipping
8 plants $79.95
Buy now, pay later with
16 plants SAVE $4.95
Free Shipping
16 plants $154.95
Buy now, pay later with
24 plants SAVE $14.90
Free Shipping
24 plants $224.95
Buy now, pay later with
32 plants SAVE $29.85
Free Shipping
32 plants $289.95
Buy now, pay later with
40 plants SAVE $42.80
Free Shipping
40 plants $356.95
Buy now, pay later with
Needing more? See other options
8 plants
Free Shipping
8 plants $79.95
Buy now, pay later with
Plant now, pay later with


Calathea elliptica Vittata is from the tropics and likes a humid low light situation making it perfect to put in the bathroom. The Vittata has shiny dark green leaves with white pinstripes. The variegation of this Calathea makes it a rare collectors plant and looks great in a pot. 

They are fairly common as houseplants and require plenty of warmth and humidity. Calathea can be a bit more temperamental so we recommend using a sustee watering device if you would like to nail it when houseplant watering is of concern.

In the winter, when the plants go into dormancy (and sometimes die back completely), give them bright light to maintain growth.

Quick Facts: 

  • What to use me for: I am a great bathroom plant 

  • I grow to: 30cm high, 20cm wide 

  • Where to place me: I like a spot with medium-light and definitely no direct sunlight 

  • Watering conditions: I like deep water every few days, just make sure I don't get too wet. I am fussy. 
  • Soil Conditions: I like a good quality potting mix and gosh a pot with a hole in it, please!

Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They are guaranteed sun-hardened, can be planted directly into the ground and are excellent performers for your garden.

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

Read More

Free Australian Shipping


Delivered Fresh Guarantee


Green insights: read our blog

Australian Grown & Owned

Australian Grown & Owned


indirect light

Drained Soil

Plant grows to a height of {{item.gsx$heightfullygrown.$t }} and width of {{item.gsx$widthfullygrown.$t }}. Plant {{item.gsx$plantspacingincm.$t }} apart.

Ready to grow

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.

+ still a little green? 6 reasons to shop with us.

Don't leaf just yet!

Check out these green beauties!

Plant Calculator Close
Plants In A Box Logo

Before you grow..

Subscribe to our newsletter for growing tips and tricks + a discount on your first plant order (woohoo!).

Our Plant Promise (to you).

We take care in growing and packaging our plants so they will arrive in amazing condition (we've sent plants to over 20,000 happy customers!).

If by random chance your plants don't arrive in great shape, never fear. Email our customer service team and we will either replace the plants pronto or refund the purchase price back to you. All you need to do is notify us within 24hrs of your order arriving.

Continue Shopping
Your Cart
Sorry, that was our last one!

We may have more shortly, if you'd like to know more please contact us.