Here are two photos of beautiful calatheas. The first one is from prolific gardener S.E. Dicker, taken in Australia. The other from the blog author, shot in Quezon Memorial Circle, in the Philippine Horticultural Society section. Our first guess is "calathea picturata var argentea"
|Plant||calathea picturata var argentea|
|Location||Australia (first photo), Philippines(second photo)|
|Camera||Panasonic Lumix S3 (first photo), Samsung WB150F(second photo)|
|Photrgrapher||Susan E. Dicker(first photo), Dr.Ernesto Adorio(second photo)|
First image courtesy of Susan Dicker, published in this blog with permission.