Rare Alocasia Silver Dragon Imported
Rare Alocasia Silver Dragon Imported
Know Your Plant
Alocasia is a herbaceous plant which grows from rhizome or tubers. This plant has very broad fancy leaves and by nature it is perennial. Alocasia plant usually comes from south east Asia and Australian rain forests. Now a days many hybrid varieties of Alocasia is famous in plant markets which include Alocasia wentii, Alocasia odora, Alocasia polly , Alocasia Black Velvet , Alocasia silver dragon, alocasia Nebula , Alocasia macrorrhizos , Alocasia cuprea and many more. Fun fact about Alocasia is, Alocasia is close relative to colacasia and Taro which are edible vegetables.( Arbi in hindi)
Budsnblush is offering Alocasia Silver Dragon in Black nursery pot. This plant is extremely rare Plant. Plant have Silvery shiny broad leaves with little swelling near dark veins. This makes plant leaves look like Dragon Scales. This plant is grown from tuber division so its naturally very hardy. Leaves of this plant look amazingly stunning against any white or light color wall. This plant is also easy to care just we need to take care of overwatering.
Alocasia Silver Dragon Care Tips
The Alocasia Silver Dragon, also known as Alocasia 'Silver Dragon', is a cultivar of the Alocasia plant species. It is known for its striking, large leaves with dark green and silver-gray variegation. The leaves are shaped like an arrowhead and are held on long, slender stems. Here are some care tips for the Alocasia Silver Dragon:
Light: Bright, indirect light is best for the Alocasia Silver Dragon. It can tolerate low light, but the leaves will not be as large or as vibrant. Avoid direct sunlight, as this can scorch the leaves.
Water: Keep the soil consistently moist, but be careful not to over-water. Over-watering can lead to root rot. Allow the top inch of soil to dry out slightly before watering again.
Temperature: The Alocasia Silver Dragon prefers temperatures between 60-90°F (15-32°C).
Humidity: This plant likes high humidity, so if the air in your home is dry, you can increase humidity by placing a tray of water near the plant or using a humidifier.
Fertilizer: Fertilize every 4-6 weeks during the growing season with a balanced liquid fertilizer, diluted to half strength.
Soil: Use a well-draining potting soil that has been amended with perlite or coarse sand to improve drainage.
Pruning: Prune dead or yellowing leaves regularly to maintain a neat appearance and encourage new growth.
Pests: Alocasia Silver Dragon is relatively pest-free, but watch out for common houseplant pests such as spider mites, mealybugs, and scale insects.
It's important to note that some Alocasia species are poisonous if ingested, so it's important to keep the plant out of reach of children and pets.
Overall, the Alocasia Silver Dragon requires consistent moisture and humidity to thrive, but with proper care it can grow striking, large leaves that can add a tropical touch to any room.
Alocasia Silver Dragon Benefits
The Alocasia Silver Dragon, like many other plants in the Alocasia genus, has several benefits:
Air Purification: Alocasia Silver Dragon is known to be an effective air purifying plant and can effectively remove pollutants such as formaldehyde and benzene from the air.
Decoration: The Alocasia Silver Dragon's striking dark green and silver-gray variegated leaves can serve as a decorative addition to any room.
Humidity: As a tropical plant, Alocasia Silver Dragon can help to increase humidity in dry indoor environments.
Stress relief: Having plants in the home can improve mental well-being and reduce stress levels.
However, it's important to note that some Alocasia species are poisonous if ingested, so it's important to keep the plant out of reach of children and pets.
And also, it's a good idea to wash the leaves of Alocasia Silver Dragon, as they can accumulate dust.
Overall, Alocasia Silver Dragon is known for its striking leaves, air purifying abilities and its ability to increase humidity in dry indoor condition.
- Our Plant is 2.5 Year Old Stable Plant.
- We send plant with weed resistant soil topping.
- Budsnblush will send plant with slow release fertilizer in soil which give nutrition for 1 year.
- So collect your always wished Rarest Alocasia Silver Dragon and feel the proud of being Rare Plant Parent.
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