- Botanical Name: Calathea 'Peacock'
- Common Names: Peacock Plant, Zebra Plant
- Description: Calathea Plants, native to tropical South and Central America, Africa, and the West Indies, are grown primarily for their beautiful, brightly colored, upright, oval leaves. There are over 300 different types of Calathea Plants, many being man-made hybrids created by tissue cultures. The various Calathea varieties have leaves with purple undersides and various vibrant colorful patterns on the top side.