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Alocasia Low Rider Care Tips You Wish You Knew Earlier

(image credit, IG:betweenplants) The Alocasia Low Rider is, as its name suggests, a dwarf variant of Alocasia. Other Alocasia are Alocasia Zebrina, Alocasia Sarian, and Alocasia Black Velvet. ‘Low Rider’ Perfect for those looking for a houseplant that will fit a small space, it complements existing collections beautifully and is prized for its beautiful green …

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Alocasia “Dark Star” Care from A to Z

Looking for an Alocasia that grows to a decent height and flourishes in lower than average temperatures compared to other Alocasia varieties? Look no further than the Dark Star.  This hybrid plant, created from four other Alocasia variants, is able to deliver on size, deep green color, hardiness and appearance. But, it’s also a bit …

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Alocasia “Black Velvet” Care Guide — All You Need to Know!

The Alocasia ‘Black Velvet’ – known also as the Alocasia Reginula – is a miniature Alocasia known for its stunning foliage. It gets its name from the dark velvety appearance of the leaves, which are offset by the striking white veins.  Like many variants of Alocasia, the ‘Black Velvet’ needs a special care regimen, and …

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Alocasia Zebrina Care – #1 Best Tips

The Alocasia Zebrina is a tropical plant with large leaves. It is mainly prized for it’s ornamental stems and not it’s flowers or leaves. Its large leaves stand out and are beautiful but it’s zebra-patterned stems are truly unique and really become the focal point. This tropical plant is from Southeast Asia and the Philippines …

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Alocasia Frydek (African Mask) Care – The Ultimate Guide

  Alocasia Frydek or Alocasia Micholitziana or sometimes just called Alocasia Green Velvet is a stunning plant and one of our favourites Alocasias. Another Alocasia that is also called African Mask is Alocasia Polly. Alocasia itself is a genus of 70 different species. Frydek is an Elephant’s Ear variation that is also called the Green …

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