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Alocasia cuprea 'Wax Doll' /Wax Doll Elephant Ear

Alocasia cuprea 'Wax Doll'   / Alocasia cuprea 'Wax Doll'
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Wavy, crinkled foliage

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Scientific Name: Alocasia cuprea 'Wax Doll'
Common Name: Wax Doll Elephant Ear
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Wet,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Variegated Plants
Comments: The large, metallic, copper colored leaves of this tropical resemble elephants' ears. Is an accent in a planting. Well suited for container plantings. Protect plants from hard freezes.