Alocasia Frydek

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The Alocasia Frydek features large arrowhead-shaped leaves that are a rich green, making them visually appealing. What sets it apart is the prominent white veins that run through each leaf, creating a dramatic contrast. The leaves are held on slender stems, which add to the plant's overall grace and poise. 

Scientific Name: Alocasia micholitziana

Common Names: Alocasia Frydek

Care Instructions

Light: Alocasias thrives in bright, indirect sunlight. Place it near a window with filtered light, but avoid direct sun exposure to prevent leaf damage.

Water: Keep the soil consistently moist but not soggy. Water when the top inch of the soil feels dry, typically every 1-2 weeks. Ensure that the pot has proper drainage to prevent overwatering.

Soil: Use a well-draining potting mix with a mix of peat moss, perlite, and a touch of organic matter. 

Humidity: Alocasiaa appreciate higher humidity levels. To create a suitable environment, consider using a humidity tray, a room humidifier, or mist the plant regularly to keep the air around it comfortably moist.

Temperature: Keep your Alocasia Frydek in a warm environment. Ideally, maintain temperatures between 65-80°F (18-27°C). Avoid exposing it to drafts or sudden temperature changes.

Fertilizer: Feed your Alocasia every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced, diluted liquid fertilizer. Reduce or eliminate feeding during the winter months when the plant is less active.

Pet Information: The Alocasia Frydek is toxic to pets if ingested.