The Black Velvet is a impressive Alocasia which gets its name from the dark velvety appearance of the leaves which are actually rough to the touch. The silvery white veins create a stunning contrast, making this a rare plant and a great addition to any plant collection.
Light: position in a spot with indirect, bright light but never in the direct sunlight or dimly lit spaces.
Watering: throughout the warmer months keep the soil moist and mist regularly. Humidity: Alocaia will thrive in a humid environment like a bathroom. Ideally keep above 18c - avoid cold draughts.
Toxic if ingested
Pot Size: 11cm