Alocasia Regal Shields
How about a spot in your garden full of hearts?! Wouldn't that be just magnificent? Well, with the Regal Shield Alocasia you can achieve just that. These heart-shaped leaves get massive and have an impressive neon green surface that is accentuated with hardy veins running from leaf center to the outside border. The undersides show a beautiful deep purple, making this a fun plant to look at.
Indoor Difficulty: Moderate
Outdoor Difficulty: Easy; this plant is found in tropical regions
Lighting: Bright Indirect light
Water: Water when the top inch of soil is dry and no water left in tray
Temp: Prefers temps 65-90 degrees F; death under 55 degrees F
Humidity: 60-80%; ensure proper airflow