Alocasia Baginda 'Silver Dragon' Elephant Ears
Silvery thick dragon scale style leaves adorn this stunning plant that makes all wonder if it is even real.
Alocasia is a beautiful tropical plant genus featuring stunning growing foliage categorized as Elephant Ears, heart-shaped, or arrow-shaped plants. As tropical plants, they do extremely well in high humidity and warm environment. This is the 'Black Velvet' Alocasia Regginula and it is exotic and elegant that has silver white veins against velvet black leaves.
Available in the following packaging based on your preference:
- Nursery Pot - Standard plastic 4-inch or 6-inch planter pot that can be placed inside a larger pot or left as is until it outgrows it.
- Marie Terracotta Planter - Minimalistic oval-shaped 4.5" Terracotta planter with matching saucer for drainage.
Looking for more plant goodies? Check out our accessories.
For added humidity, our Lyfe Rose Gold Signature Mister will make a perfect addition to your plant shelf for both function and beauty. We also recommend adding our Plant Shield & Shine to your order for routine maintenance and pest prevention.
Our plants are shipped from our indoor greenhouse in South Florida. Please note all our plants are one of a kind and if you want to message us we can send you a picture of the exact one you will receive. The product image here is intended to be the best representation of what you can expect to receive but yours may have slightly less or more growth depending on the crop we have when your order is placed. Any lifestyle pictures are meant to demonstrate how a fully grown or more mature plant looks for you to get a sense of it in your space.
- Botanical Name
- Alocasia Baginda 'Silver Dragon'
- Common Names
- Alocasia, Elephant Eats, Grey African Mask, Mini-Polly African Mask, Mini-Elephant Ears, Amazon Taro, Alocasia Silver Dragon
- Plant Type
- Tropical Plant
- Mature Size
- 6 inch to 3 foot tall and spreads 6 inch to 2 foot wide
- Sun Exposure
- Indirect to Bright Indirect
- Soil Type
- Moist but well draining loamy
- Soil pH
- Slightly Acidic
- Bloom Time
- Spring Summer
- Flower Color
- Not really showy light yellow color
- Hardiness Zones
- Zone 10-11; grown as a houseplant in all climates
- Native Area
- Tropical and subtropical regions of eastern Australia and areas of Asia
- Toxicity/ Pet Friendly
- Not pet safe, toxic to humans and pets
All our plants ship exclusively with UPS to ensure they arrive timely and in good condition. We ship most of our plants Mondays & Tuesdays to most of the USA to ensure they arrive speedy to your location. If you order on a Tuesday after 12 PM ET it is possible that we would not ship it till the following Monday.
We monitior the weather in each destination location to maximize the shipping time and utilize thermal protection to ensure that the plant is protected. You can add a heatpack or thermal bag to your order if temperatures at night fall below 40 degrees.
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