*Rare* Alocasia 'Black Velvet'

$28 to $58

Alocasias, commonly known as an "Elephant Ear," are known for its distinctly shaped leaves. This 'Black Velvet' variety is less common and features dark, almost black foliage contrasted by silver veining.


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. 

 

All pants come in their plastic grower's pot
Decorative Pots Sold Separately
Plants are available in-store pickup or local delivery only
Delivery surcharge may be applied for oversized plants