Alocasia Portora

Description

Alocasia Portora is commonly known as alocasia portodora, elephant ear.

Summary

light

Needs bright light

Leaf size

It has big leaves.

Leaf color

Its leaves have only 1 color

Maximum height

Considered a tall plant. It can grow up to ~3m

room

Recommended for bathroom

Toxic

This plant is toxic if ingested

Alocasia Portodora care

  • How much light does a Alocasia Portodora need?

    Alocasia Portora does best in bright or full sun conditions.

  • How to water a Alocasia Portodora?

    The Alocasia Stingray likes to have moist soil all the time. Don't let it dry.

  • What's the ideal humidity for a Alocasia Portodora?

    Needs a moist environment with above average humidity. Stand on a pebble tray to improve humidity and mist frequently. Pop it in the shower for a while to give it an occasional boost.

  • How to fertilize a Alocasia Portodora?

    Apply a slow release fertilizer once a month during the growing season.

  • Alocasia Portodora tips

    • Mist the leaves to increase humidity.

    • Wipe the leaves with a damp cloth and gently dry to keep them clean and healthy.

Video tutorials of alocasia care and tips

The videos might not be about exactly the same plant, but the same variety. In most cases, this not relevant because many of the varieties have the same requirements.

Video created by kayleeellenofficial about how to take care of a alocasia
Video created by thehouseplantchronicles about how to take care of a alocasia