Wow, you immediately recognise the Alocasia Macrorrhiza with its large green leaves. This houseplant is 150 cm high and can grow to about 160 cm. That this plant is used in the jungle to shelter from the rain is not very surprising, because the large green leaves are characteristic of the Alocasia Macrorrhiza. This houseplant has a pot size of 35 cm. Will the Alocasia Macrorrhiza soon be part of your Urban Jungle?
Care & tips Alocasia Macrorrhiza
The Alocasia Macrorrhiza needs a little more care than the average houseplant. This houseplant likes it when the soil is constantly moist. It also prefers to stand in the sun for at least 5 hours a day.
Water requirements of Alocasia Macrorrhiza
The leaves of the Alocasia will start drooping if not enough water is given. The soil of the Alocasia Macrorrhiza must therefore be constantly moist. Make sure that the roots do not become submerged in water.
Light requirements Elephant ear
Alocasia Macrorrhiza comes from the jungle and therefore has a great need for light. Make sure that this XL houseplant gets at least 5 hours of direct sunlight a day. This makes him happy.
Is the Alocasia Macrorrhiza poisonous?
The sap that is contained in the stems and leaves of the Alocasia Macrorrhiza is slightly toxic. It can have an irritating effect on the skin.
How is my Alocasia Macrorrhiza shipped?
This large houseplant is delivered in a grow pot. All our houseplants are shipped in specially designed boxes! The unique interior ensures that the green houseplants are firmly positioned in the box and cannot move. Houseplants don't mind being in a dark box for a day. This way, we make sure that your green friend is delivered to your home in tip-top shape.