Alocasia sarawakensis is a very impressive plant with wonderful foot long large deep ruby and crimson leaves that arch over gracefully from tall long stems. Few plants can match the size and beauty of the Alocasia sarawakensis. We are selling large well-established plants growing well. A rainforest regular, Alocasia sarawakensis or Yucatan Princess is a cultivated variety of a plant found naturally in mountains New Guinea so need good humidity.
These plants aren’t hard to look after with the right care, they will thrive in indirect light which makes them ideal if you have no experience of looking after houseplants. It also means they aren’t hard to situate in your home, look for a room with morning sun and position your plant need the window so they receive good light. They will need a large space, these plants grow big.
If you are giving as a gift, make sure you include your message at the basket stage. We’ll deliver the houseplant along with a free, handwritten card - and we’ll leave out the paperwork with the price on!
Alocasia Yucatan Princess care level
This plant is an easy-care plant but please ensure you provide the right light and humidity and have enough space!
Where should I put this plant?
Indirect morning sun ideal, avoid direct sunlight.
How should I water this plant?
Water when the top two inches of soil are dry, make sure you don’t overwater this plant.
Should I feed this plant?
Feed once a month in spring and summer with liquid plant food. Why not try our own vegan, organic plant food?
Is this plant suitable if I have pets?
This plant is toxic to cats and dogs.
What size is this plant?
W24cm x H100cm
We recommend one of our seagrass planters for a truly stylish look! Buy with one of our seagrass planters and we will ensure your plant and basket match beautifully and are delivered together. & Don't forget your plant food.
If you would like more information on caring for houseplants, please have a look at our video here
Our plants are supplied in a plastic nursery pot