The Alocasia Zebrina has arrow shaped leaves and a distinctive, striped stem. The leaves have a wonderfully deep, glossy texture.
Light: Thrives best in well lit, bright conditions, however direct sunlight will scorch the leaves.
Water: Keep the compost moist with warm water. Do not allow the soil to dry out.
Temperature: Needs to be kept warm, ideally between 18-22°C.
Humidity: 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.
These plants are harmful if eaten and are a skin and eye irritant. Keep out of reach of children and animals.