Plant Care Variegated Alocasia frydek
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Variegated Alocasia frydek

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Variegated Alocasia frydek has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Variegated Alocasia frydek has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Taxonomy

Alocasia frydek variegata
Alocasia
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Variegated Alocasia frydek

Water

How often to water your Variegated Alocasia frydek

Water needs for Variegated Alocasia frydek
0.5 cups
every 9

Variegated Alocasia frydek needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Variegated Alocasia frydek

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Variegated Alocasia frydek in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Variegated Alocasia frydek: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Variegated Alocasia frydek 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.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Variegated Alocasia frydek

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Variegated Alocasia frydek: repot after 2X growth

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 Variegated Alocasia frydek after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Variegated Alocasia frydek

Variegated Alocasia frydek

Variegated Alocasia frydek


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Variegated Alocasia frydek has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Variegated Alocasia frydek has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Variegated Alocasia frydek has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
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07/02/2021

Not as fussy about humidity as other jewel alocasias, but will appreciate some humidity.

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves

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