Calathea ornata is a strikingly beautiful tropical plant with dark green leaves and pink stripes that appear to be painted on. Ornata like to stay evenly moist and prefer distilled or filtered water. Humidity is also really important for all Calathea. Misting, pebble trays, or if possible putting them in the bathroom are great ways to keep humidity morale high for this plant. If you start to see crispy brown leaves, it's probably due to low humidity. Grow this plant in medium to low light and pot in our tropical soil 1 mix and you'll be set up for success!