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Calathea Medallion-Starter Plant/4" Grower Pot

Calathea Medallion, scientifically known as Calathea veitchiana, is a popular houseplant admired for its stunning foliage. It is native to the tropical rainforests of South America, specifically found in Brazil and Colombia.

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  • Bright, Indirect
Winter Shipping Insurance (Optional)


Who needs it?  If you live in an area that experiences winter temperatures below 45 degrees Fahrenheit you will want to purchase winter shipping insurance.  For only $10.00, your plant will be shipped with a heat pack and bubble wrap for insulation to ensure it arrives to you free of any damage from the cold or we will refund your money back! 

You will receive a notification of shipping and will need to ensure that the plant is welcomed into your home the date of arrival.  If you will be traveling, please contact us to reschedule the shipment date at least 24 hours prior to shipping.  You do not want to leave your lovely new friend out in the cold. The heat pack that is provided with the insurance is good for 72 hours from the time shipped so we are confident that your plant will arrive safe and warm.

If you are purchasing multiple plants, you may need to purchase insurance for each plant if the plants are being shipped separately.  Feel free to reach out to us at and we will confirm the amount required for your order.

Refund Policy for all Plants

If your plant arrives damaged, simply take a photo and send it to within 3 days after the delivery date.

We will make a determination and will refund the amount purchased if you have a valid concern.  We will notify you via email, within 48 hours after we have received your email with the photos supporting your claim and let you know if the refund was approved or not. If approved, your refund will be applied to your original payment method. The refund will ALWAYS be back to the card used for the original purchase, no exceptions. 

The refund amount will post in accordance with your cards policy, usually within 3 to 5 business days. 

Damages and Issues
Please inspect your order upon receipt and contact us immediately if the item is defective, damaged or if you received the wrong item, so that we can evaluate the issue and correct as necessary. All claims must be made within 3 days after the delivery date.
We do not do exchanges on plants.
We do not replace plants.  We will issue a refund if appropriate. (see above), and you may place another order if desired. 

We are always happy to hear from you.  Please know that you may contact us for any questions at any time at

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Habitat: 65°F to 80°F

Calathea Medallion prefers temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Avoid exposing it to cold drafts or sudden temperature fluctuations.

Maximum Size: 1 - 2'

FThis plant typically reaches a height of around 1 to 2 feet and has a spread of about 1 to 2 feet.

Space / Planter Size: Small

When it comes to space, Calathea Medallion appreciates some room for its foliage to spread out. It's recommended to provide enough space for the plant to grow and expand its leaves without crowding or touching other plants.


By providing the right conditions of light, humidity, and care, you can enjoy the vibrant and striking foliage of the Calathea Medallion in your indoor space. In its natural habitat, Calathea Medallion thrives in the understory of the rainforest, where it receives filtered or indirect light and enjoys high humidity levels.

Plant Care

This plant thrives in high humidity. Increase humidity levels by using a humidifier, placing the plant on a pebble tray filled with water, or misting the leaves regularly.

Water: Moderate

Calathea Medallion prefers consistently moist soil. It's important to keep the soil evenly moist but not waterlogged. Allow the top inch of soil to dry out slightly between waterings.

Sun: Bright, Indirect

Calathea Medallion prefers bright indirect light. It should be placed in a location where it receives bright, filtered light but is protected from direct sunlight, which can scorch its leaves. Avoid placing it in dark corners or areas with low light levels.

Care Level: Moderate

Calathea Medallion is considered to have a moderate care level. While it requires specific conditions to thrive, it can be successfully grown with proper care.