Latin Name: Alocasia cuprea
Pet Safe: No
Watering: When soil is half dry
Lighting: Medium to Low Light
Parenting Level: Intermediate
Jewel Alocasias tend to stay compact and grow in the sub-flooring of tropical jungles where they thrive in high humidity and consistently damp soil. Keep Alocasias happy by mimicking this environment. As they mature, they develop really bold ridges.