Alocasia Stingray

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The Alocasia macrorrhiza Stingray has large, uniquely shaped leaves that resemble the wings and tail of its namesake. The distinctive, dappled colouring of the stem adds further interest.

If you are looking for something a little different then this wonderful plant should is one for you.

These come in a 6” growers pot.

Alocasia Hints

Turn up the heat! A tropical houseplant, the Alocasia Stingray thrives in temperatures between 18-22C.

Location location location! Kitchens and bathrooms are the ideal spot for Alocasias as they will love the raised humidity levels.

Beware the burn! Avoid placing your Alocasia in direct sunlight as this can cause the leaves to scorch.

 

Light:
Thrives in bright, well-lit conditions, however direct sunlight should be avoided as it will scorch the leaves. Alocasia do not benefit from shade, and will begin to suffer if light is too low.
Water:
The Alocasia's soil should be kept moist with warm water. Do not allow the soil to dry-out but be wary not to overwater. Little and often is a good approach.
Temperature:
Alocasia macrorrhiza Stingray needs to be kept warm. Normal room temperature is ideal: between 18-22°C. Avoid cold draughts.
Humidity:
Requires an environment with above average humidity. Mist frequently for best results. If it needs a boost, pop it near the shower or in the kitchen for a while.

Fertilizer:
Apply a slow release fertiliser once a month during the growing season.

 

We are unable to pick plants for same-day pick-up or delivery. Please select your pick-up date or delivery at least 1 day in advance. Our cut-off for next day orders is 3pm.

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Please note ~ photo used is an example. Your plants will be entirely unique to your order.