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Alocasia Black Velvet, Alocasia reginula, Dwarf Alocasia

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Alocasia Black Velvet, Alocasia reginula
Family: Araceae
Dwarf Alocasia
Origin: Borneo
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftRegular waterOrnamental foliage

A beautiful dwarf variety which contains a significant amount of black coloration on the leaf surface. Leaves are ovate, elliptic and almost totally peltate. The upper leaf surface is a dramatic green-black color, and the lower leaf surface is a rich purple. This very unique and exotic plant would make a great addition to the collection of any seasoned plant collector. Place them in filtered sunlight sitting in a moist pebble tray. Allow the soils surface to dry down before watering. Feed only when the plant is actively growing with a liquid balanced plant food. "Black Velvet" is hard to find. These beautiful plants are usually grown in 4" and 6" inch containers.


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Alocasia reginula - Black Velvet Jewel 

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RECOMMENDED FERTILIZER:
SUNSHINE Robusta - Rapid Growth Booster
Leaves of this plant are very fragile and may be slightly damaged during transportation which does not hurt the plant. Trim as needed and more new leaves will grow quickly.
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Grown in
4-6" pot
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$32.95