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Alocasia Cucullata Gold

Regular price
$4.75
Regular price
$9.00
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$4.75

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ntroducing the Alocasia 'Cucullata Gold', a radiant jewel in the world of exotic foliage. This captivating variety of Alocasia stands out with its glossy, heart-shaped leaves that shimmer with a lustrous golden hue. The vibrant gold is beautifully offset by the bold, deep green veins that traverse each leaf, creating a stunning visual contrast that draws the eye and elevates any indoor plant collection.

Originating from the lush tropical rainforests of Southeast Asia, the Alocasia 'Cucullata Gold' thrives in conditions that mimic its native humid and warm environment. It's an ideal choice for those looking to add a touch of the tropics to their home décor.

Caring for the Alocasia 'Cucullata Gold' involves creating a cozy, humid atmosphere akin to a rainforest. It flourishes under bright, indirect light, but care should be taken to shield it from the harsh direct sunlight, which can cause its delicate leaves to scorch. A spot near a north or east-facing window covered with sheer curtains would be perfect, offering ample light without the risk of damage.

Watering should be approached with a focus on maintaining moist but not soggy soil. The Alocasia 'Cucullata Gold' prefers its soil to be consistently damp, so regular watering is essential, especially during the warmer months. Ensure the pot has excellent drainage to prevent water from pooling at the roots, which can lead to rot.

High humidity is a must for this tropical beauty. Enhance the humidity around your Alocasia by misting the leaves regularly, placing it in a pebble tray filled with water, or situating a humidifier nearby. This will not only help maintain the health of the plant but will also enhance the vibrant sheen of its leaves.

Feeding your Alocasia 'Cucullata Gold' with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer every month during the growing season will help promote lush, healthy growth. Reduce feeding in the winter months when the plant's growth naturally slows.

With its stunning appearance and straightforward care requirements, the Alocasia 'Cucullata Gold' is more than just a plant—it's a living piece of art. Whether showcased on its own or as part of a larger collection, it promises to bring a burst of golden elegance to your living space, captivating all who see it.

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    • Active Conservation

      We donate 20% of proceeds monthly to rainforest preservation and restoration efforts. A portion of your proceeds goes directly towards safeguarding these vital ecosystems, ensuring a greener and more sustainable future for our planet.

    • Affordable Prices

      We believe in fair market pricing and never overprice our products just because they are “rare.” We strive to always be at or below average market value.

    • Professional Team

      We are professionals, not hobbyists. You can be sure your plants are cared for to the highest standards. Our team of plant enthusiasts are knowledgeable and always ready to assist you with any questions or concerns.

    • Local Inventory

      We have built our own innovative and sustainable rare plant nursery located in Edmonton, AB, where we propogate, grow, and care for 90% of our collection. This means you will never recieve sad plants from recent imports.

    FAQs

    Do you ship year-round?

    Yes – we ship every week of the year! However, in the case of extreme weather conditions or emergency situations (e.g. flooding/fires that would interupt couriers), we may delay shipping until it is safe to ship.

    How long will it take to recieve my order?

    We always choose overnight or express shipping options. Once shipped, most orders arrive in 1-2 days in Canada and the USA. Depending on your location, shipping might take longer. Occassionally, customs clearance might take an additional day.

    Where do products ship from?

    We ship orders from our store or specialized grow facility in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

    Do I recieve a tracking number?

    A tracking number will be emailed to you once your order has shipped. You can also find your order and tracking information under your account.

    What's the process to return an item if I decide I don'twant it?

    We will gladly accept returns for a refund, provided the items and plants have not been damaged, propogated, or repotted. Returned plants are subject to a 10% restocking fee, due to the recovery care needed for returned plants, and shipping/permit costs are nonrefundable. Customers are responsible for return shipping costs as well as all paperwork required to ship back to Canada (e.g. phytosanitary certificates).