With dark green, velvety foliage, the Alocasia Black Velvet is a beautiful display of nature’s artwork. The dramatic texture adds to the appeal of this rarer indoor plant. This houseplant’s botanical name, Alocasia reginula, translates to “little queen” and with good reason— she’s regal, compact, and deserving of all the attention.
Size: 4” (pot diameter)
Scientific Name: Alocasia reginula
Care: Enjoys a brightly lit spot with zero direct sun. Water once the top 1” of soil becomes dry.
Enjoys: Extra humidity
Temp: 60-80° F
Growth: While it stays relatively compact, can reach ~2 feet. Growth can wane in winter months.
Level of Simplicity: Moderate, some experience recommended
Toxicity: Considered toxic upon ingestion (to cats, dogs, humans)
- Being that each live plant is completely unique, the plant you receive may vary slightly in size, shape, appearance.
- Shipped as shown, in nursery growing container. ‘Care Cards’ with detailed information will be sent electronically!