Plant Care Jewel Alocasia

Jewel Alocasia

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Jewel Alocasia has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Jewel Alocasia has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

About Jewel Alocasia

Jewel Alocasia 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.

Plant parents describe this plant as having large, lush leaves and a fast grower with only 10 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟

Jewel Alocasia likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Alocasia sinuata
Alocasia
Araceae
Alismatales

Also known as

Alocasia 'Quilted Dream' and Mirror Face Alocasia

How to care for Jewel Alocasia

Water

How often to water your Jewel Alocasia

Water needs for Jewel Alocasia
0.5 cups
every 9

Jewel Alocasia 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 Jewel Alocasia

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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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 Jewel Alocasia in your home

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

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.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Jewel Alocasia

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

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Care Summary for Jewel Alocasia

Jewel Alocasia

Jewel Alocasia


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

Jewel Alocasia has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Jewel Alocasia has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Meecahmakesmoves avatar
@Meecahmakesmoves
leaf-1 20 Plants
xp 364 XP
globe Acworth, Georgia
08/05/2021

Such lovely leaves

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Fast grower Fast grower

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