Alocasia longibola 'Dragon Tooth'
Dragon Tooth Alocasia
This is a stunning tropical evergreen with gorgeous almost black green leaves and unique silver-lime veins. The large, heart leaves are impressive and add a sculptural element to any room. Once you find the right spot, let it be and it will thrive.
||NOT safe for kids or pets
||Calathea, Aglaonema, Fern
|Level of Care:
||Medium: Follow light and soil needs to keep this plant happy, otherwise the leaves may brown.
||Bright indirect light.
||High. You can place the plant on a pebble tray filled with water or use a humidifier to increase indoor humidity. Misting is not recommended as it can cause foliar disease.
||Moist, but never wet, soggy conditions. Let top 1"- 2" of soil dry in between Reduce watering in winter during the dormant period.
||Regular potting mix; very well draining. Adding perlite can increase drainage and prevent root rot.
||Fertilize monthly with balanced houseplant fertilizer during spring and summer.
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