Alocasia Black Velvet
Alocasia Black Velvet, Jewel Alocasia
This alocasia will stay small, it will grow to about a foot high. Great in terrariums. It has velvety black foilage with silver veins. Fertilize once a month during spring and summer, growing season. Alocasias go dormant in winter and the leaves drop. Alsocasias are susceptible to spider mites, check the plant periodically.
- Bright indirect light or shade
- Well drained soil
- Allow top inch of soil to dry out in between watering
- Native to Phillipines