- Arrow-Shaped Green, Creamy Foliage
- Light Preference/Tolerated (Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light)
- Average Watering Needs
- Mature Height 24 Inches
The Alocasia Polly is a stunning house plant. Its arrow shaped foliage has creamy white margins that provide striking contrast. This plant is highly resistant to disease. This exotic plant will have you dreaming about the tropics. To add to its features, it is very easy to care for.
Best Locations For Growing Alocasia Polly
It is possible to grow the Alocasia Polly in almost any room you choose. It is a great addition to bedrooms, kitchens, and family rooms.
Alocasia Polly Sunlight Requirements
Place this alocasia in a spot that has bright indirect sunlight. A north, east, or west-facing window will provide the best results.
Alocasia Polly Care
Alocasia Polly prefers organically rich soil that remains moist to wet. Re-pot annually and divide the rhizomes to ensure your plant stays manageable. Use a container that is two inches wider and deeper than the plant's current size when repotting or propagating. Remove dead foliage as necessary.
Watering Alocasia Polly
The watering schedule for this plant will depend on time of year and climate. Water regularly, around once a week, so the soil remains moist.
Feeding Alocasia Polly
The Alocasia Polly is a heavy feeder. Apply a slow-release fertilizer every two to four weeks.
Alocasia Polly Information
|Light Exposure: Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light|
|Care Requirements: Easy|
|Watering Requirements: Average - Keep lightly moist. When the top 2 inches of the soil dries out.|
|Pet Friendly: No|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Air Purifier: Moderate|
|Growth Rate: Fast|
|Mature Height: 24 inches|
|Mature Spread: 10 inches|
|Flower Color(s): White, Yellow|
|Flower Shade/Description: Creamy-White to Yellow|
|Foliage Color(s): Green, Silver, White|
|Foliage Description: Dark Green Leaves with Silvery-Green to White Veins|
|Temperature: 65° - 80°F (18° - 27°C)|
|Common Name: Polly Alocasia|
|Other Name(s): African Mask Plant, Amazon Elephant Ear|
|Scientific Name: Alocasia amazonica Polly|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.