Alocasia bambino 'Arrow'
How to care for Jewel Alocasia
Jewel Alocasia needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Arcadia, CA.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
August 3rd, 2021
Arcadia is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Arcadia is expected to decrease by 7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 20.1 megajoules of energy per m2 per da…
July 30th, 2021
This month, Arcadia is getting an average of 12.5 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 3.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 13.4 total hours of day…
Jewel Alocasia may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Arcadia, CA ☀️.️
This is a great time to watch your Jewel Alocasia thrive 🌿!
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Jewel Alocasia after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.