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Alocasia Green Velvet
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PLANT AT A GLANCE
|Originated in Southeast Asia, particularly in rainforests of Borneo.
|It prefers bright, indirect light. It can tolerate some degree of shade, but too much shade may lead to leggy growth.
|It's essential to keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water the plant when the top inch of the soil feels dry
|Fairly easy to care, Air Purifying
|Toxic if ingested, best practice is to keep out of reach of kids and pets
Plant height/length: Around 45-55cm
Pot size: 15cm plastic grow pot.
The Alocasia Green Velvet, also known as Alocasia Frydek, is a captivating tropical plant that brings an air of exotic sophistication to interior spaces. Its lush, velvety green leaves and distinctive arrowhead shape make it a cherished choice among plant enthusiasts.
In terms of care, provide bright, indirect light for the Alocasia Green Velvet, steering clear of direct sunlight, particularly during the peak afternoon hours. Ensure the soil remains consistently moist without becoming waterlogged; water when the top inch of the soil feels dry, and maintain good drainage to prevent root rot. This plant thrives in high humidity, so consider misting the leaves regularly or placing a water tray nearby. Maintain a warm environment, ideally between 18-26°C (65-80°F), and fertilize with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).
The Alocasia Green Velvet favors bright, indirect light, consistently moist soil, and high humidity. Conversely, it dislikes direct sunlight, waterlogged soil, and exposure to cold drafts. While this plant adds a breathtaking touch to any indoor garden, it's important to note its potential toxicity to pets. With dedicated care, the Alocasia Green Velvet will thrive, rewarding you with its remarkable foliage and air-purifying attributes.
Important to know: As plants are natural products, form, pattern and colour will vary.
ONGOING PLANT CARE
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