Black Velvet Alocasia
The exotic Black Velvet Alocasia is a breathtaking plant with dark broad leaves are bisected by veins that are pale green, white or silver. The heart-shaped leaves have a velvety look and stiff texture and grow to approximately 6" in length. The Black Velvet is a more compact plant, ideal for smaller spaces and is often used in terrariums.
The Black Velvet thrives in low to bright, indirect lighting conditions. A lover of warm, humid weather, be ready to mist yours weekly to add some humidity. Plant in a container with drainage to prevent root rot. The Black Velvet prefers moist soil.