Alocasia Black Velvet / Alocasia Reginula 'Black Velvet'


Moderately Easy Care
Bright Indirect Light
4.5 Inch Pot

Alocasia Black Velvet is a very distinct type of alocasia; plant lovers adore its dark foliage and super soft leaves! It's slower growing so perfect for your work-from-home desk. While it takes a bit more care than other houseplants, it'll be happy when kept slightly moist and in higher humidity.

Air Purifying Yes
Toxic
Yes very toxic to cats & dogs; humans
Common or Rare
Less common
Native
Jungles of  Borneo

 

How do you care for this plant?

Care Requires a little extra attention!
Light Bright indirect light - keep out of direct sun
Water
Water when top 2-3 inches of soil are dry. Prefers medium to high humidity. Water less in winter.

 

What are some design and styling suggestions?

The alocasia makes a great living room piece and can even handle a little lower light. Place it amongst your bright green houseplants to add a bit of darker color variation to your greenery.

More care instructions provided with each plant purchase. All plants purchased late in the week will be shipped out on Mondays. Pot not included with purchase.