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cal·a·the·a

 (kăl′ə-thē′ə)
n.
Any of various tropical American evergreen plants of the genus Calathea, popular as houseplants for their attractively marked leaves.

[New Latin Calathea, genus name, from Latin calathus, basket; see calathus.]

calathea

(ˌkæləˈθɪə)
n
(Plants) any plant of the S. American perennial genus Calathea, many species of which are grown as greenhouse or house plants for their decorative variegated leaves, esp the zebra plant (C. zebrina), the leaves of which are purplish below and dark green with lighter stripes above: family Marantaceae
[New Latin, from Greek kalathos a basket]
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TYPICALLY TROPICAL FOR a more vibrant look, seek out dazzling tropical plants such as the Calathea peacock plant.
Typically tropical: For a more vibrant look, seek out dazzling tropical plants such as the Calathea peacock plant.
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HELICONIACEAE Heliconia "platanillo" Chap H schiedeana Klotzsch MARANTACEAE Calathea micans "belijan" Chap H (L.
There are also some exuberant flowering varieties at this time of year such as the Eternal Flame (Calathea crocata), which sends up a totally tropical yellow flower spike.
There are also some exuberant flowering varieties at this time of year such as the Eternal Flame (Calathea crocata) which sends up a totally tropical yellow flower spike.
Tian Y, Sun XY, Li SY, Wang HY, Wang LZ, Cao JX, Zhang L (2012) Biochar made from green waste as peat substitute in growth media for Calathea rotundifola cv.
Insect diversity in phytotelmata habitats of two host plants, Heliconia stricte/ Huber (Heliconiaceae) and Calathea lutea Schult (Marantaceae) in the south-east Amazon of Peru.
puchury minor, los apicales con Philodendros fragantissimum, Iriartea deltoidea, Calathea sp., y, por ultimo, los de tipo bote, con H.