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Alocasia lauterbachiana/Alocasia

Alocasia lauterbachiana / Alocasia lauterbachiana
Large pointed leaves
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Large pointed leaves



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Scientific Name: Alocasia lauterbachiana
Common Name: Alocasia
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Summer, Fall
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This Alocasia is grown for its large, tropical foliage. Makes an excellent container plant although also does well in locations protected from freezing temperatures. Requires frequent watering. Reported that all parts of plant are poisonous if ingested.