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Magnolia Lane

Alocasia Cuculla Hooded Elephant Ear

$66.00

Magnolia Lane

Alocasia Cuculla Hooded Elephant Ear

$66.00

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Alocasia cucullata is often called Buddha's Palm because it’s slender stems topped with heavy, heart-shaped leaves seem to be "waving" with every slight breeze. This tropical plant is a cultivar of the Alocasia group of plants, or elephant ear plants, known for their large leaves.

300mm pot

Care:

Place the plant where it will be exposed to some sun and some shade. Morning sun followed by afternoon shade is best as the bright afternoon sunlight can fade the variegation on the plant's leaves.  Keep the soil moist and do not let this plant dry out.

Benefits:

Alocasia cucullata was discovered growing around Buddhist temples in tropical parts of Asia. Grown as a good luck plant.

Particular benefits of interior plants include: Reducing carbon dioxide levels. Increasing humidity. Reducing levels of certain pollutants, such as benzene and nitrogen dioxide. Reducing airborne dust levels. Keeping air temperatures down.

 

Each plant is unique and will differ to image supplied.

All our plants are available in store only.  Not available for shipping.  You can purchase online and collect in store.  Use code LOCO at checkout.  We will then be in touch to discuss collection.