Alocasia macrorrhiza growing geophyte herbaceous of the genus Alocasia also known as Giant Taro or Giant alocasia, Alocasia macrorrhiza perennial evergreen plant, used as ornamental plant for the colorful leaves, can grow in tropic, mediterranean, subtropical climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10b+.
Leaves color green and can variegate with white in heart shape grows on stem.
Alocasia macrorrhiza flower
Flower color white-yellowish the flower grow on “ice pop” structure, the bracts wrap the flowers.
Alocasia macrorrhiza for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Alocasia macrorrhiza growing and care:
Humidity, moist soil
Plant / Geophyte / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No, but to get the same colors need to use daughter plant Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? Toxic to dogs and cats Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring / Summer / Autumn Planting season: ? Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Dead leaves How to prune: 2-4m, 6-12 feet Size of the plant: Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water Water requirement: Full shade (with light) Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season? Ice pop structure flower in color white-yellowish, the bracts wrap the flowers General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Evergreen, Geophyte, Herbaceous, Perennial plant
Colored leaves, Indoor plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Summer flowers
White flower, Yellow flower