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Alocasia Metallica has wide leaves that are dark green on their surface and a metallic black color on the underside with edges that are ruffled and indented plants start out green and turn black with time.
Plants for sale are Alocasia Cuprea plants
Native to one of the largest islands in Asia, Borneo, Alocasia Cuprea gets its name for the metallic coppery sheen it’s leaves have. The back of its leaves are a deep wine purple color and they can grow up to 24 inches in length. Keep in full to partial shade and water only when soil is dry. Grows well in humid climates.
Each Alocasia Cuprea plant I offer is Hybridized and grown from tissue cultures to be a disease free exact replica of the mother plant. Plants for sale are between 5-16″ tall.
We recommend using only Bio Spectrum organic Fertilizer located in our store. Ships to the continental United States only.
How to grow Alocasia Cuprea
Outdoor growing instructions
Indoor Growing Instructions
For specific growing instructions please visit http://alocasiaplants.com/how-to-grow-alocasia-plants.html
Soil requirements and planting instructions for Alocasia Cuprea
- 50 percent potting soil;
- 20 percent peat moss;
- 20 percent orchid bark with charcoal;
- 10 percent shredded sphagnum moss and a handful of perlite.