Houseplants forum→Fussy calathea

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Jun 1, 2020 7:48 AM CST
Hi everyone,

My calathea warscewiczii is driving me insane, it always looks so unhappy! I recently moved it to the bathroom and started using a fertiliser to perk it up, it seemed to like the change and has been growing some new leaves.

But one of the leaves has dried out and shrivelled from the middle outwards. I cut it off but have now noticed another leaf doing the same thing! Has anyone got any ideas what this means? Will be so sad to see her lose another leaf Sad
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Name: Will Creed
Prof. plant consultant & educator
Jun 1, 2020 8:13 AM CST
Is it still in its plastic nursery pot?

How do you decide when to water and how much do you give it?

How far away is the nearest window?

Fertilizer is more likely to aggravate any problem than help it.
Will Creed
Horticultural Help, NYC
Contact me directly at [email protected]
I now have a book available on indoor plant care

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