Alocasia Lauterbachiana. Elephant Ears.
The Alocasia Lauterbachiana is a very stylish and ornamental plant. Long spear shaped leaves are glossy and upright in form with wavy edges. Deep green on top with a spectacularly contrasting metallic purple-bronze colour to their undersides. Strong green stems are flecked with purple. This impressive foliage provides a wonderful backdrop to richly coloured flowers in any garden. Frost tender it is perfect for growing in containers and placing into a border through summer to give it a tropical look and then moving indoors through winter. Alternatively their spectacular foliage makes them a striking houseplant.
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ALOCASIA LAUTERBACHIANA. Elephant Ears.
Latin Name: Alocasia Lauterbachiana.
Common Name: Elephant ears. Upright Elephant Ear.
Origin: Southeast Asia.
Hardiness: Protect from frost.
Growth Characteristics: Very stylish and impressive perennial. Long upright spear shaped leaves with visible ridges and wavy edges. Glossy green on top whilst burgundy/maroon underneath. Exotic looking leaves.
Sunlight: Full sun/partial shade.
Soil: Rich fertile soil moisture retentive soil.
Moisture: Very thirsty plants, keep moist through summer. Dry in winter.
Feeding: Feed regularly in summer.
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