About Alocasia longiloba
Alocasia longiloba is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.
Alocasia longiloba likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
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How to care for Alocasia longiloba
Alocasia longiloba needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Seattle, Washington.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
December 5th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Seattle is currently very low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…
December 4th, 2021
Seattle is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Seattle is expected to decrease by 36.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 4.7 megajoules of energy per m2 per …
December 5th, 2021
This month, Seattle is getting an average of 8.2 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 14.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 8.2 total hours of dayl…
Alocasia longiloba may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Seattle, Washington ⛅.
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 longiloba after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
December 2nd, 2021
The growing potential in Seattle is very low 📉.
Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.
It's best to …