Plant Care Yucatan Princess
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Yucatan Princess

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Yucatan Princess has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Yucatan Princess has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Taxonomy

Alocasia sarawakensis 'Yucatan Princess'
Alocasia
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Yucatan Princess

Water

How often to water your Yucatan Princess

Water needs for Yucatan Princess
0.5 cups
every 9

Yucatan Princess 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 Yucatan Princess

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Yucatan Princess in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Yucatan Princess: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Yucatan Princess 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.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Yucatan Princess in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Yucatan Princess

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Yucatan Princess: 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 Yucatan Princess after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Yucatan Princess

Yucatan Princess

Yucatan Princess


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

Yucatan Princess has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Yucatan Princess has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 2
Yucatan Princess has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 2
Yucatan Princess has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
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06/14/2021

Just received the money tree can’t wait to watch her grow!

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