Alocasia 'Portodora'. Upright Elephant Ears. 

The Alocasia 'Portodora' is a very impressive and imposing Alocasia.  Gigantic lush green leaves are heavilly scalloped and stand upright on strong purple coloured stems. Growing in large clumps it can reach between 6-8ft tall. Fast growing this spectacular foliage provides a wonderful tropical effect in any garden. Great 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.


These large specimen Alocasia are exceptional quality and amazingly beautiful. Photos 2-4 show the actual plants coming into stock from April 2021. Please Note: Heights stated include pot sizes.

Click into the "Height" box and price of each plant is shown next to its size. UK delivery is FREE on all our plants.


To PRE-ORDER please contact us: with your requirements or alternatively reserve by choosing 'Manual' payments at checkout (where no payment is taken until just before delivery).


  • Latin Name: Alocasia 'Portodora'.

    Common Name: Upright Elephant Ear, Elephant ear 'Portodora'. Alocasia Portidora.

    Origin: Southeast Asia.

    Hardiness: Frost tender.

    Growth Characteristics: Very stylish and impressive rhizomatous evergreen perennial. Huge exotic looking leaves. Grows to between 6-8ft tall. If keeping as a houseplant, stand on a layer of pebbeles. May cause stomach upset if ingested.

    Sunlight: Full sun/partial shade.

    Exposure: Shelter from wind to prevent leaf shredding. 

    Soil: Rich fertile soil moisture retentive soil.

    Moisture: Keep moist to wet through summer. Reduce watering in winter.

    Feeding: Feed regularly in summer.

  • Pre-Order Now For Delivery From April.


    All palms have been imported with phytosanitary certificates from top quality growers.

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Meadcroft, Clitheroe Rd, Whalley,

Lancs. BB7 9AD

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