🌿 Plant Care Tips
An uncommon and showstopping species with huge, heart shaped, velvet textured leaves. Native to Malaysia.
- Leaves are dark green with contrasting white veining.
- Leaf undersides are deep purple.
- Related to Alocasia Longiloba but with cordate, softer foliage.
Growth pattern: Tuberous & bushes outwards
Water: Little and often. Keep moist but not waterlogged.
Ideal Position: North or east facing
Light: Medium to bright, indirect light.
Recommended Substrate: Alocasia Mix
Humidity disclaimer: This plant will grow well outside of a terrarium or cabinet. However, all tropical plants thrive with higher humidity levels. To achieve this we suggest grouping plants together, or putting them in a bathroom or kitchen which gets regular use.
Please note: some of these plants are propagated by us in our in-house greenhouse. Some variance is expected. Minor cosmetic damage may occur, but noticeable damage will usually be mentioned. Cuttings are not guaranteed to be top-cuttings unless marked as such. Please feel free to contact us with any questions!
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