Plants for sale are Alocasia “Black Velvet” plants Each 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. This very unique and exotic plant wo..
Plants for sale are Alocasia “Black Velvet” plants Each 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. This very unique and exotic plant would make a great addition to the collection of any seasoned plant collector. Place Alocasia Black Velvet in filtered light. The leaf surface of this variety has a soft velvety texture. We recommend using only *Bio Spectrum organic fertilizer located in our store. We recommend joining the floridahillnursery forum Its free and informative. Florida Hill Nursery your source for tropical plants, online plants and internet plants.
Alocasia soil requirements and planting instructions, Mix together the following: 50 percent potting soil; 20 percent peat moss; 20 percent orchid bark with charcoal; 10 percent shredded sphagnum moss and a handful of perlite. Place this mixture in a pots, beds or garden and plant your alocasia. Proper site preparation ensures years of growth and once established they will not require weed control. Strong growth will Soil Ph should be around 5.6-7.0
Alocasia Black Velvet water requirements,
When planting to avoid crown rot, stem rot and other fungal diseases keep your alocasia fairly dry. Alocasia are also referred to as Giant taro, Ape plant, Elephant Ear, Ape flower, Elephant’s Ear Plant, Night-scented Lily, and Taro. Colocasia are benerally grown from side shoots vs seeds. There are hundreds of varieties of Alocasia. Florida Hill Nursery is your internet source for buying rare plants and fruit trees. Our online Plant selection ensures the best selection of internet plants available. Ceck out our wide selection of other tropical plants, subtropical plants and norther temperate climate plants. Buy 1 plant or tree and recieve free shipping on the next three plants or trees using *best way shipping. Our online selection of rainforest tropicals and fruit trees can add a piece of the tropics to your back yard, greenhouse, patio or garden.
Alocasia Black Velvet Fertilizing requirements,
Alocasia fertilizer, this heavy feeder every three weeks during the warmer months with a one half-strength fertilizer with a balanced N-P-K ratio or 20-20-20. Alocasia pests and disease, Pests or diseases are few and far between.
Alocasia Black Velvet light conditions,
When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has bright indirect light, but not direct sunlight.