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Alocasia Cucullata in 1 inches netpot

Alocasia Cucullata in 1 inches netpot

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Alocasia cucullata, commonly known as the Chinese Taro or Hooded Dwarf Elephant Ear, is a beautiful plant with distinctively shaped leaves. Here's a care guide for keeping your Alocasia cucullata healthy:

  1. Light: Alocasia cucullata thrives in bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight, especially during the intense midday hours, as it can scorch the leaves. Place it near a window where it receives plenty of filtered sunlight or in a location with bright, indirect light.

  2. Temperature and Humidity: This plant prefers warm temperatures ranging from 65°F to 80°F (18°C to 27°C). It also appreciates high humidity levels. Aim to keep the humidity around 60-80%. If your home is dry, you can increase humidity by misting the plant regularly, using a humidifier, or placing the pot on a tray filled with pebbles and water.

  3. Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water when the top inch of the soil feels dry. Ensure that the pot has drainage holes to allow excess water to escape. During the growing season (spring and summer), you may need to water more frequently, but reduce watering in the winter when growth slows down.

  4. Soil: Use a well-draining, peat-based potting mix for Alocasia cucullata. A mixture of potting soil, perlite, and peat moss works well. Avoid heavy soils that can retain too much moisture and lead to root rot.

  5. Fertilizing: Feed your Alocasia cucullata with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Avoid fertilizing in winter when growth slows down.

  6. Pruning and Cleaning: Remove any yellow or damaged leaves as needed to maintain the plant's health and appearance. Wipe the leaves gently with a damp cloth to remove dust and keep them clean.

  7. Repotting: Alocasia cucullata may need repotting every 1-2 years as it grows. Spring is the best time for repotting. Choose a pot that's 1-2 inches larger in diameter than the current one and refresh the soil.

  8. Pests and Diseases: Keep an eye out for common pests such as spider mites, aphids, and mealybugs. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Good air circulation around the plant can help prevent fungal diseases.

By following these care guidelines, you can ensure that your Alocasia cucullata remains healthy and thrives in your home or garden.

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Care Tips

1. After recieveing the plants open the box 📦 as soon as possible .

2. ⁠Air dry the plants for 2-3 hours on fresh air .

3. ⁠Plant in well drained soil . ( 30%sand + 30% soil + 20% vermicompost + 20% perlite ) .

4. ⁠Water plants after 2-3 days and don’t give direct sunlight to newly planted succulents for at least 10 days .

Note: Always water succulents when top layer of soil feels dry in roots of plant rather than leaves .


Plants without pots will be sent bare rooted. Free delievery above Rs 199 .

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