The Alocasia "Metalhead" has large heart-shaped glossy leaves with an almost metal-like iridescent sheen. The Metalhead Alocasia does well as house plant as long as it receives ample sun or outdoors in partially shaded areas. If you keep your Alocasia outdoors, make sure to bring them in before the first frost date!
Alocasia need well draining and slightly acidic soil. Using a mix of a good potting soil and add in extra perlite (about 5% of your mix) and/or a healthy dose of orchid bark
Alocasia Metalhead Specifications:
Our Metalhead Alocasia come as the size shown in the photos.
- Zone: 9-11
- Full Grown Height: 3-4 Feet
- Sun: Part Shade or Full Sun (indoor or full-grown plants only)
- Water: Medium