Alocasia sanderiana x amazonica 'Polly'
Common Names: African Mask, Kris Plant, Elephant’s Ear, Arrowhead Plant
Growth: Upwards, clumping
Foot Candles: 100 - 175
Water: Moderately moist
Temperature: 18°C - 28°C
Soil: Regular potting mix
Container: Self-watering planter
Nutrients: 10-5-5 Monthly in Spring & Summer
Propagation: Seed, removal of offsets, or division of rhizome
Interiorscape Use: Desktop, atrium bedding filler, medium sized planter.
Common Pests: Mealybugs, Aphids, Spider Mites, Scale, Thrips.
Common Issues: Root rot when sitting in water.
Comments: Available in several different shades and textures, as well as some with interesting stem patterns and leaf shapes.
Toxicity: Mildly toxic to pets and humans. Typically, ingestion will cause mouth and stomach irritation and possible vomiting.