Soil should be kept evenly moist, but not sitting in water. A well drained soil will help to regulate water evaporation. Consistent watering and high humidity helps to keep this tropical plant healthy.
The alocasia crave light, but do not want direct/full sun. Keept it in a sunny room away from a window or in a spot where the light will be diffused.
EASE OF CARE
Alocasia Polly are a little tricky to care for, but given the right conditions, they can be charming. This plant is for someone who has time to water consistently.
ADD A POT
Choose from our modern mix of decorative containers. Find a style that works for you whether light and delicate or bold and modern.
Find a pot that will work for the plant size you've selected. Tabletop pots are for plants 6" or smaller and Floor pots are for plants 8" or larger.
Most pots do not have drainage, so they can be kept in their grower's pot, or they can be planted using a light soil (like cactus) with a 1" base of pebbles in the bottom of the pot.
Pots for plants in 2", 4" or 6" grower's pots.
Pots for plants in 8", 10", 12" or 14" grower's pots.