Calathea Zebrina is native to Brazil and is known for its striking, zebra-stripe pattern. The leaves are oval shaped and have a dark green color with light green or white stripes. Calathea Zebrina is a popular houseplant because of its attractive foliage and easy care requirements. It is a tropical plant that prefers warm, humid conditions and indirect sunlight. It is also known for its ability to purify air by removing harmful toxins.