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ALOCASIA ZEBRINA

The distinctive stems of the Alocasia Zebrina make it one of the most easily identifiable houseplants. This plant is a must for anyone that wants a structural plant that makes a statement.

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WATER
Zebrina do not like to be overwatered. The stems will begin to droop when it is ready for a drink. Water until the water just starts to trickle out of the drainage holes.

LIGHT
This Alocasia likes lots and lots of bright indirect light, but no direct sunlight as this will burn the leaves. This plant will naturally lean towards it's light source so to keep even growth you can rotate the pot when you water.

FERTILISING
Feed every two weeks during the Spring and Summer.

SOIL
Your Zebrina will like a well draining soil mix. Visit our soil bar and add orchid bark and vermiculite to a standard potting soil.

TEMPERATURE
Alocasia Zebrina like to be warm. The ideal temperature for them is between 18C and 25C.

HUMIDITY
Alocasia love humidity. Achieve this with a humidifier, placing the plant on a pebble tray or by grouping plants together.

TOXICITY
All Alocasia are considered toxic to humans and animals.

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