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Upright Elephant Ear Alocasia Plant

22.99
Your price: $20.99
  • - Height: 4-6 feet
  • - Growing Zone: 2-11
  • - Exposure: Part Shade
  • - Every order comes complete with a large, 11-13-inch bulb, premium fertilizer for rapid growth, and comprehensive planting instructions to ensure your success
Plant Features

Alocasia odora, 'Upright Elephant Ear', commonly called Night-scented Lily, is a lush, dramatic, and vibrant plant that gives any garden a touch of the tropics. These well-liked plants, which can be grown in the garden, pots, or even indoors, provide consistent color and texture all summer long. They can grow up to 5 feet tall in one summer!

 

Alocasia Companion Plants: Caladium, Canna

 

Plant Care: Besides making sure the soil is well drained, not much else needs done with this plant. If you live in an area that freezes, you will need to dig up the tubers and store them for the winter. After your first frost, cut the stalks down to 6 inches. Dig up the tubers and store them inside in a cool, dark place.

Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight 2-3 hours morning or late afternoon sun
Overwinter Zones 10, 11
Soil Moisture Moist
Soil Properties Well-drained
Fertilizer Once per month when actively growing
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
Mature Spread 3-4 feet
Habit Upright
Foliage Color Green
Garden Styles Container Garden, Indoor Garden, Tropical Garden
Plant Used for Aesthetic Appeal, Focal Point, Texture, Thriller
Pet Friendly No