Alocasia Nebula

Dhs. 150.00

The Alocasia Nebula, also known as the Alocasia Nebula ear is distinguished by its large, heart-shaped leaves with striking patterns and colors. The leaves have a glossy texture and often feature intricate veining and marbling in shades of green, silver, purple, and black. The overall effect is reminiscent of a nebula, hence the name.

Size: 15cm, comes in nursery pot. 

Growing Conditions: Alocasia nebula thrives in warm, humid environments with bright, indirect light. It prefers well-draining soil and regular watering, allowing the soil to dry out slightly between waterings. It's essential to provide adequate humidity for this tropical plant, either through misting or placing a humidifier nearby.

Care: While Alocasia nebula can be a rewarding plant to grow, it does require some care and attention. Avoid overwatering, as this can lead to root rot. Additionally, watch out for pests such as aphids and spider mites, which can sometimes be a problem with Alocasia plants.

Propagation: Alocasia nebula can be propagated through division or by rooting stem cuttings in water or moist soil. Dividing the plant during repotting is a straightforward way to propagate it and encourage healthy growth.

Caution: Like many other Alocasia species, the sap and leaves of Alocasia nebula contain oxalate crystals, which can be irritating to the skin and toxic if ingested. Keep this plant out of reach of children and pets, and wash your hands after handling it.