Plant Care Alocasia 'Imperial Red'
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Alocasia 'Imperial Red'

Taxonomy

Alocasia 'Imperial Red'
Alocasia
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Alocasia 'Imperial Red'

Water

How often to water your Alocasia 'Imperial Red'

Water needs for Alocasia 'Imperial Red'
0.5 cups
every 9

Alocasia 'Imperial Red' 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 Alocasia 'Imperial Red'

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Alocasia 'Imperial Red' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Alocasia 'Imperial Red': 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Alocasia 'Imperial Red' 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 Alocasia 'Imperial Red'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Alocasia 'Imperial Red': 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 Alocasia 'Imperial Red' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Alocasia 'Imperial Red'

Alocasia 'Imperial Red'

Alocasia 'Imperial Red'


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.

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