Alocasia reginula, also known as the Black Velvet Alocasia is a striking little plant with nearly black foliage and contrasting veins that will make a statement in any home. This plant stays small and classy, a great addition to terrariums as thery prefer higher humidity.
Care: Place in a location with bright indirect light to dappled shade. Plant in an airy, chunky mix that includes orchid bark, perlite, and cocoa coir. Avoid overwatering by feeling the top few inches of soil and soak once dry, but do not allow periods of drought. Avoid repotting until necessary, this plant does not like being disturbed, and enjoys tight quarters. Fertilize sparingly, once every six weeks with a diluted liquid fertilizer from spring to early fall.
Available in 4" container