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This Alocasia variety is a striking indoor plant which will grow to a broad captivating size.
Its velvety texture to the touch, and air purifying capabilities, are making this tropical plant rapidly becoming one of the urban jungle favourites.
It has broad leaves in deep green tones with pale beige contrasting lines, which create an almost cartoonish look for this stunning plant. The leaves have a luscious velvety texture.
The Alocasia Black Velvet is perfect for growing indoors in the UK as it enjoys bright, indirect light.
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Alocasia Black Velvet loves bright, indirect light. If exposed to too much direct sunlight, the leaves can burn and die
Water fairly frequently. The top of the soil should always be moist. Water when you can feel that the top 5 cm have dried out
It enjoys around 15-17 Celsius
You can feed once or twice a month in the spring and summer months. A balanced, liquid fertilizer will be perfect
The leaves of the Alocasia will fall on their own if they are struggling. If you see a leaf discoloring then feel free to prune it. It will redirect nutrients to the other areas of the plant
Fairly self-sufficient, simply prune any leaves that aren’t thriving and any clean any soil that looks dirty
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Can grow up to 30 cm tall