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Alocasia Melo

Scientific Name: Alocasia Rugosa
Ease of Keeping: Moderate
Rarity: Super Rare

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The Alocasia Melo is a prized member of the jewel Alocasia family. It features thick, almost plasticky leaves with intricate patterns – A lovely addition to any collection!

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Quick Care Guide

Water Moderately

This plant can tolerate a drier growing medium, but will do well if you water it regularly. Check that the growing medium is about halfway dry, then water thoroughly.

Medium Light

This plant will benefit from being in a location with bright, indirect light. Depending on your conditions, a window-lit spot or one that offers a few hours of direct morning sunlight will be appreciated.

High Humidity

This plant requires a high humidity environment (75% >) to thrive. Lower humidity levels may result in crisping or uneven yellowing of leaf edges.

Problems & Maintenance

This plant grows in rocky terrain and is used to receiving little water. Do your best no to allow it to get waterlogged, and frequently clean its leaves to keep them dust-free.

Suitable for Indoors

This is a plant that will live happily indoors so long it is properly cared for. It is sensitive to strong, harsh light, as well as torrential rain.

Toxicity Level 4

This plant is extremely toxic and can be potentially life-threatening to pets if ingested. Keep away and avoid purchasing if in doubt.

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