The Alocasia ‘Wentii’ is a great Alocasia for those looking for something a little hardier than most Alocasias. The foliage boasts a deep-purple underside and a strikingly glossy deep green topside. It has grown in popularity due to its unique color combination. Like most Alocasias, this plant requires high humidity! If you’re looking for a rare plant, this Alocasia will fit perfectly in your urban jungle.
Grow Pot Size: 4”
Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 10-14”
Plant Care Level: Medium
The corms of the Alocasia can easily be split and propagated to make several Alocasia baby plants.
Alocasia 'Wentii' Care Tips
Other Common Names: Hardy Elephant Ears
Binomial Name: Alocasia odora x gageana
Care Level: Medium to difficult
Light: Bright, indirect light
Water: Keep the soil evenly moist
Pet Friendly: No
The Alocasia 'Wentii' Story
Where is it from?
The Alocasia can be found growing along streams and marshes of tropical rainforests, in South Asia, Pacific Islands, and Eastern Australia.
Who is the Alocasia 'Wentii'?
The Alocasia is named Alocasia ‘Wentii’ or Hardy Elephant Ears. It is loved for its deep green and purple color combination. The Alocasia belongs to the Araceae family. This family boasts 97 species belonging to the Alocasia genus.
Good For You!
The Alocasia boasts strikingly detailed foliage that boosts your overall mood. The unique patterns of natural wonder are eye-catching.
Is the Alocasia 'Wentii' the right plant for me?
This plant is a fast-growing beauty. It does require weekly check-in, to ensure it continues to grow. If you can commit to checking weekly to keep the soil evenly moist then this plant is easy to care for!
Pet-friendly: Unfortunately, Alocasia plants are not friendly. We always recommend keeping your plant away from curious pets and children.
Location Suggestions: We suggest placing this plant high up on a shelf where it can receive plenty of bright indirect light. Try this beauty out in your living room, bedroom, or bathroom.