Pinstripe Calathea, Calathea Ornata

(70 customer reviews)
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This Rainforest Native Will Add Exotic Color

Like all prayer plants, the Calathea Ornata is known for its remarkable foliage. Its dark green glossy leaves are accented with pink pinstripes and a reddish purple underside. Though the Pin Stripe is not without some care requirements, it pays you back amply in beautiful color.

Native to South American rainforests, the Pin Stripe Calathea thrives when you keep it true to its natural habitat: no direct sunlight, high humidity and no exposure to cold. For best results, water regularly and keep your Pin Stripe moist, but not wet or saturated. You may want to mist the leaves twice weekly. Make sure to keep the Pin Stripe away from cold drafts and sudden temperature changes. The higher humidity in a kitchen or bath is a good spot for the plant if you’re keeping it indoors. It is possible to keep the Pin Stripe outdoors, especially on patios, porches or decks. It will add amazing hues to beds and borders.

Additional information


10a, 10b

Sun Exposure

Partial Sun

Mature Height

3 ft – 4 ft


18 in – 24 in

70 reviews for Pinstripe Calathea, Calathea Ornata

  1. Susan (verified owner)

    Great plant!

  2. Phuong P. (verified owner)

  3. Julie T. (verified owner)

    Gorgeous! I’m just starting my plant collection. I was hesitant to purchase plants that were being shipped. They were packaged very carefully and arrived in great condition. I’ve already placed a second order.

  4. Lila (verified owner)


  5. Alyssa H. (verified owner)

    I’m over the moon with my plant and this fact that I found you guys in this time. I’m obsessed w your concept and the fact that you send me a picture of MY plant. 10/10 have been recommending. However… in the shipping processes I know there will be some damage and some such but every one of my leaves were damaged. Even my brand new sprout that was so perfect in the photo. I am hoping they heal up. This is not a deal breaker I think maybe an extra layer of brown paper could even do it!!!:) I am so happy with my order.

  6. Joyce (verified owner)

  7. Dorothy C. (verified owner)

    Super pretty! Love the pop of color.

  8. Anonymous (verified owner)

    I’m so happy with my plant! It is well packed! The plant is soo healthy! Customer Service is awesome! I highly recommend Plantvine!

  9. Keairra (verified owner)

  10. Jennifer A. (verified owner)

    This plant is absolutely stunning, I couldn’t be happier.

  11. Michael Cody (verified owner)

    Really great plant everybody wanted to know where l got it

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  14. Anonymous (verified owner)

    I ordered this as a Mother’s Day gift for my mom and she loved it. I never received a picture of the plant before it shipped (as it was stated) but my mother said the plant was beautiful and loved the card it came with. I will definitely be shopping with PlantVine again. 🙂

  15. Paula S. (verified owner)

    Arrived with massive holes in the leaves. I am not happy with this. I never received a picture prior to having it sent and delivered to me.

  16. Michelle L (verified owner)

    Gorgeous coloring and you did an amazing job packing there were no issues at all! Thank you

  17. Babish Korampurath (verified owner)

    Very good plant. Worth for the price

  18. Benjamin M. (verified owner)

    Such a striking and perfectly healthy plant – hoping I can keep it this way!

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  20. briana (verified owner)

    Came in the mail and looked very pretty! Definitely worth it

  21. Triniti (verified owner)

    Smashed in shipping but with a little watering opened up beautifully

  22. Letisha (verified owner)

  23. Mary Jane (verified owner)

    Such a beautiful plant ❤️ Delivered no any damages!

  24. Kenzie (verified owner)

    I was very worried because the plant was in transit for shipment for 5 days, but the plant arrived healthy and happy! It is absolutely beautiful!

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  29. Debra O. (verified owner)

    Plant came in fantastic shape. Got the size I wanted.
    Very pretty . So well packed!!!!!
    Thank you

  30. Anonymous (verified owner)

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Why others chose this plant.

pet-friendly and beautiful

I love pinstripe calatheas. They’re beautiful BUT extremely finicky and high maintenance but I keep buying more. I guess I’m a masochist.

I love pinstripe calatheas. They’re beautiful BUT extremely finicky and high maintenance but I keep buying more. I guess I’m a masochist.

They're mesmerizing!

Can’t help but love the stripes!

Beautiful colour and price

This is a beautiful plant.

the pink pinstripe makes it stand out

Pinstripes sold me right away. I have a Rattlesnake Calathea and the circadian rhythm prayer plants have is awesome.


Wanted something different

love the coloring

Colors are beautiful. Will be a nice addition to my other house plants.

Thrives in humidity so bought this for my bathroom

I liked the stripping of the leaves!!

Had one a long time ago. My thumb is not black anymore so I figured I'd try again.

The pinstripes in the prayer plant

Gorgeous foliage

Love the colors!!! So unusual

Nice foliage and pet safe

Beautiful and said to tolerate low light

I wanted low maintenance, colorful, air purifying plants for my bathroom.

Pet safe

Always wanted this plant and the deal is great. So early birthday gift to myself

It's beautiful

It's beautiful and pet friendly!

These plants are strikingly beautiful!!

Needing to to expand my Sansevieria collection and the prayer plant was a must have!

Looked plant up because of beautiful colors.

New Apartment , new plant !

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Got something to discuss?

Danette Zamora-Short
11 months 19 days ago

Is this plant safe for cats?

10 months 27 days ago

Yes! Prayer plants are non-toxic to dogs and cats 🙂

10 months 28 days ago

Any chance the medium will be in stock soon?