Alocasias, also known as elephant ears, are a tropical plant that is native to Southeast Asia. There are many different varieties of alocasias, and they come in a variety of colors and sizes. Some of the most popular varieties of alocasias are the black rose alocasia, the green alocasia, and the white alocasia.
Alocasia ‘Aurora’ is a hybrid cultivar that was created by crossing two different species of Alocasia. It is a fast-growing plant that can reach up to 3 feet in height. The leaves are large and have a beautiful green color with white veins. The flowers are white and they bloom in the summer.
This plant is native to the tropical regions of Asia and it is commonly grown as a houseplant in the United States. It prefers to grow in moist, well-drained soils and it requires high humidity to thrive. Alocasia ‘Aurora’ is a beautiful plant that makes a great addition to any indoor garden.
Alocasia ‘Bambino’ is a miniature variety of Alocasia that only grows to about 8 inches tall. It has dark green leaves with white veins and a purple undersides. It is a very popular variety for growing indoors.
This plant does best in bright, indirect light but can also tolerate some direct sun. It prefers to be kept on the drier side, so allow the soil to dry out between waterings. It is also important to protect this plant from drafts and cold temperatures.
Alocasia ‘Bambino’ is a very popular houseplant and makes an excellent addition to any indoor garden. It is relatively easy to care for and is sure to add a touch of beauty to any room.
Alocasia ‘Coffee’ is a hybrid cultivar of the genus Alocasia. The plant is a cross between Alocasia cuprea and Alocasia odora. It is a tropical plant native to Southeast Asia. The plant is grown for its large, dark green leaves that are shaped like coffee cups. The leaves are veined with white and have a glossy sheen. The plant prefers filtered light and moist soil. It is not tolerant of direct sun or drought. Alocasia ‘Coffee’ is a fast-growing plant and can reach up to 3 feet (1 meter) in height. The plant produces small, white flowers that bloom in the summer.
Alocasia ‘Frydek’ is a hybrid cultivar that was created by crossing two unknown species of Alocasia. It is a rhizomatous, evergreen perennial that typically grows to 3-4’ tall. It is noted for its large, glossy, heart-shaped, dark green leaves (to 18” long) with white veins. Although it is sometimes commonly called African mask plant, it is not native to Africa. This cultivar was named after the city of Frydek-Mistek in the Czech Republic.
The glossy, heart-shaped, dark green leaves (to 18” long) with white veins are the primary ornamental feature of Alocasia ‘Frydek’. Each leaf is attached to the stem via a petiole (leaf stalk) that is up to 18” long. Inflorescences (spikes) of small, yellowish-white flowers bloom in summer, but are not particularly showy. Individual flowers are short-lived, but the inflorescences (to 18” long) can last for several months. This cultivar is best grown in moist, humus-rich, well-drained soils in part shade. It does not tolerate full sun or dry soils.
Alocasia ‘Green Goddess’
Alocasia ‘Green Goddess’ is a hybrid alocasia that was developed in Hawaii in the 1970s. It is a cross between Alocasia macrorrhiza and Alocasia sanderiana. The resulting plant is a fast-growing, evergreen perennial that can reach up to 6 feet (1.8 m) in height. The leaves are large and glossy green, with white veins. The flowers are white, borne on tall stalks. ‘Green Goddess’ is best grown in partial shade and moist, well-drained soil.
This alocasia variety is relatively easy to care for, but it does require more attention than some other varieties. It is important to keep the soil moist, but not soggy, and to fertilize monthly during the growing season. The leaves can be susceptible to browning if the plant is not getting enough moisture. ‘Green Goddess’ is also more susceptible to pests than some other alocasia varieties.
Despite its higher maintenance needs, ‘Green Goddess’ is a stunning plant that makes a dramatic statement in any setting. Its large, glossy leaves are sure to turn heads, and its fast growth rate means it will quickly fill in any empty space in your garden.
Alocasia ‘Hilo Beauty’ is a hybrid cultivar of Alocasia that was created in Hawaii. It is a cross between Alocasia odora and Alocasia portei. This cultivar was selected for its beauty and ability to thrive in warm, humid climates. It has large, glossy green leaves with white veins and a pinkish-white stem. The leaves are slightly ruffled and have a slight downward curl. The flowers are white and borne on a spadix that is surrounded by a white bract. The flowers are not fragrant. This plant prefers filtered sunlight and moist, well-drained soil. It is sensitive to frost and should be protected from cold weather.
Alocasia ‘Hilo Beauty’ is an excellent choice for adding a tropical touch to your landscape. It is also well suited for growing in containers. When grown in containers, it will need to be repotted every two to three years. This plant is best suited for USDA hardiness zones 10b-11.
Alocasia ‘Ivory Coast’
Alocasia ‘Ivory Coast’ is a beautiful, large-leaved variety of alocasia that is native to Africa. The leaves of this plant are an impressive 10-12 inches long and 6-8 inches wide, and they are a deep green color with white veins. The flower of this plant is white and fragrant, and it blooms in the summer. This plant prefers to grow in partial shade and in a moist, well-drained soil. It is a fast-growing plant that can reach a height of 4-5 feet in just a few years.
Alocasia ‘Ivory Coast’ is a fairly easy plant to care for, and it is a great choice for beginners. It is important to keep the soil of this plant moist, but not wet, and to fertilize it monthly during the growing season. This plant does best in partial shade, but it can also tolerate full sun if it is given enough water. It is important to protect this plant from cold weather, as it is not frost-tolerant.
If you are looking for a beautiful, fast-growing plant that is easy to care for, then Alocasia ‘Ivory Coast’ is a great choice. This plant will add a touch of tropical beauty to any home, and it is sure to impress your friends and family.
Alocasia ‘Jade Empress’
Alocasia ‘Jade Empress’ is a stunning hybrid that was bred for its incredible foliage. The leaves are a beautiful deep green with light green veining. They are large and round, and the plant can grow quite tall.
This variety is best suited for a bright spot in your home. It can tolerate some direct sun, but too much will scorch the leaves. Alocasia ‘Jade Empress’ is a fast grower and will quickly fill out a pot.
Remember to keep the soil moist but not soggy, and fertilize regularly during the growing season. If you give this plant everything it needs, it will reward you with lush, dramatic foliage.
This variety of alocasia is native to Sri Lanka and South India. It is a large plant, reaching up to 10 feet in height. The leaves are dark green, with a deep purple underside. The flowers are white, and the plant blooms from late summer to early fall. Alocasia ‘Krishna’ is best suited for growing in humid climates.
This plant is named for the Hindu god Krishna, who is often depicted with blue skin. The deep purple underside of the leaves is said to resemble Krishna’s skin color. Alocasia ‘Krishna’ is a popular plant for growing in temples and homes in India.
This variety of alocasia is not as commonly seen in the United States, but can be found in some specialty nurseries. It is best suited for growing in greenhouses or conservatories.
Alocasia ‘Mandalay’ is a hybrid alocasia that was created by crossing Alocasia cuprea and Alocasia odora. It is a large plant that can grow up to 6 feet tall and 4 feet wide. The leaves are dark green and have a glossy sheen. The flowers are white and borne on spadixes that are 3-4 feet long.
Alocasia ‘Mandalay’ is native to the Philippines and is named after the city of Mandalay in that country. It is widely grown as an ornamental plant in tropical and subtropical regions of the world.
This plant prefers full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil. It is drought-tolerant and does not require much fertilizer. However, it is sensitive to frost and should be protected from cold temperatures.