*Rare* Alocasia 'Black Velvet'

$45

Alocasia are also known as an "Elephant Ear," for its distinctly shaped leaves. This 'Black Velvet' variety is less common and features dark, almost black foliage with silvery white veins that greatly contrast on each leaf. The distinction in features increase as the plant matures.

 

PLANT CARE

LIGHT - 
Bright indirect light or direct morning sun. Avoid strong afternoon sun. Rotate regularly to keep plant growing symmetrically.

 

WATER - Allow top 25% of the soil to dry slightly between waterings.

 

POTTING - Not recommended for potting in a container without a drain hole. Plants must have a well-draining soil medium to ensure the roots do not rot.

 

FERTILIZE - Spring through fall 1x/mo with 1/2 strength fertilizer 

 

TOXICITY - This plant is toxic.

 

 

Plant Sizing: 4" - S 
All pants come in their plastic grower's pot
Decorative Pots Sold Separately
Decorative Pot Option: Round LBE Two Pot in Olive
Plants are available in-store pickup or local delivery only

 

 

LIGHT

Bright, indirect light or direct morning sun. 

WATER

Allow top 25% of soil to dry between waterings. Filtered or distilled water recommended.

FERTILIZER

Once per month during the active growing season.

SOIL

Plants must have a well-draining soil medium to ensure the roots do not rot.