An arena packed with beauty queens... I'm scared to go in there.
Ortensia has square-framed glasses and very long dark blue-black hair that is about waist-length, if not a bit shorter. She wears an orange shirt and pale gray jeans, and also orange shoes.
Ortensia wears a sparkly pink muffin-top hat, keeps her glasses, and also a sparkling pink tank-top and skirt, along with slightly darker shorts and below the knee fuchsia boots.
In "Honor Above All", she and her classmates, including the Winx, were set to take a pop quiz in Wizgiz's class. Like all of Wizgiz's students, had found the envelope Wizgiz "dropped" containing "the answers" to the pop quiz. She had opened it and was wearing the consequences on her face.
In "Storming Cloud Tower," she is seen fighting against the Army of Darkness.
In "Power Play", she talks to Musa, Tecna, and Flora about how scared she is about the current situation of Magix. Musa reassures her that she is an integral part of saving the Magic Dimension, and that she needs to remain strong. She regains confidence.
In "The Witches' Siege," she is seen fighting against the Army of Darkness.
In “Battle on Planet Eraklyon,” she is seen in Professor Palladium’s Technical Charms class.
In “The Show Must Go On!,” she is seen during Musa’s concert.
In “Hallowinx!,” she is seen in Professor Palladium’s class.
In “The Spy in the Shadows,” she is seen in Alfea’s courtyard.
Ortensia can create shields to block an enemy's attack and project rays of magical energy.
Ortensia may know some basic, first-level spells that all fairies can use, such as telekinesis, transmuting objects, and fixing minor messes.
- Ortensia means "Gardener, Farmer."
- "Ortensia" is the Italian form of "Hortensia", which is a common name for the Hydrangea flower.
- Her name is of Italian origin and means "the garden lover".
- On the Russian version of Winx club PC game it said that she is Codatorta's daughter.