("Alocasia Amazonica", "Amazonian Elephant Ear", African Mask")
Alocasia Polly is a gorgeous tropical plant, originating in far and constantly warm Philippines. Get this arrowhead-shaped plant to make sure your house has a constant reminder of what summer looks like.
Alocasia plants appreciate the extra humidity a kitchen or bathroom can offer, so if you think you don't have enough space in the main area of your apartment, your bathroom will certainly enjoy a new guest!
Ours is 30cm high and 12cm in diameter, so be prepared to see it grow immensely!
lightweight, well-draining potting mix will suit the best.
maintain a regular watering schedule and keep the soil moist. Ms. Polly is relatively forgiving if you forget to water it from time to time.
it will thrive in a spot with bright, indirect, filtered light. It can survive in medium light but avoid a dark corner.