Zebrina Alocasia

Alocasia zebrina, commonly known as Zebra Plant or Elephant Ear, is an exotic and striking houseplant prized for its dramatic foliage and unique patterned stems. Native to the tropical rainforests of Southeast Asia, this plant features arrowhead-shaped leaves with a glossy, dark green surface. The most distinguishing feature of the Alocasia zebrina is its zebra-like, black and white striped stems, which add an eye-catching element to any indoor plant collection.

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Additional information

Pot Size

19cm

Approx Height (incl pot)

70cm

Common Name

Alocasia zebrina

Latin Name (Plants only)

Alocasia zebrina.

Watering

Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water thoroughly when the top 1-2 inches of soil are dry. Reduce watering frequency during the winter months when the plant's growth slows down.

Humidity

Alocasia zebrina prefers high humidity levels (60-80%). Use a humidifier or place a water tray with pebbles near the plant to maintain humidity.

Toxic to Cats/Dogs/Children

This plant is toxic if consumed

Temperature

Maintain a warm temperature between 18-27°C . Protect the plant from cold drafts and avoid temperatures below 15°C.

Light Requirements

Provide bright, indirect light. They thrive in bright environments but can suffer from leaf burn if exposed to direct sunlight. They can tolerate some lower light conditions, but growth may slow down.

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