Name: Alocasia lauterbachiana
AKA: Alocasia purple sword
Why we love it: This plant has upright, sword-like leaves on black stems. Contrasting purple and green surfaces add drama and a tropical feel to your home.
Light: Bright indirect light, keep out of direct sunlight.
Water: Water thoroughly once the top half of the soil is dry. This plant also prefers higher humidity. The use of a pebble tray or humidifier is recommended.
Pet Friendly? No, this plant is toxic if ingested
Plants are sold in their nursery pots. Ceramic pots and baskets are sold separately.