Alocasia lauterbachiana

Alocasia lauterbachiana
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Alocasia lauterbachiana

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Looking for a plant that makes a statement? Say hello to Alocasia lauterbachiana, the purple sword plant. This impressive specimen can grow up to 1.5 m (5 ft) tall, making it an instant focal point in any room. The lush, deep green leaves are adorned with distinctive purple markings, adding a touch of elegance to your space. And unlike some other houseplants, Alocasia lauterbachiana is surprisingly easy to care for. So if you're looking for a plant that's both beautiful and low-maintenance, the purple sword plant is the perfect choice.

Light requirement: Part sun/part shade and Bright indirect sunlight

Water requirement: High

Watering frequency:

Soil: Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Skill level:

Growth rate: Intermediate

Suitable for containers: Yes

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Drought tolerance: Low

Frost tolerance: Low

Wind tolerance: Low

Disease and pest susceptibility: Generally trouble free, Mealy Bugs, Mites

Mature height: 80 cm

Mature width: 80 cm

Suitable for shaping:

Colour: Green, purple


Size: Large

Seasonality: Evergreen


Flower colour: White

Flower fragrant: No

Flowering season: Spring

Fruit: Insignificant

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