5″ Alocasia – Melo

SKU: PLA19-0000124


Brighton | 5
Chelmsford | 6
Concord | 6
Falmouth | 5
Tewksbury | 6
Winchester | 5
Choose store location to add item to cart using Change location link above


Meet the exquisite 5″ Alocasia Melo, a botanical masterpiece that will elevate your indoor garden. This unique Alocasia variety is celebrated for its stunning leaf texture, offering an unparalleled visual appeal. What sets Alocasia Melo apart is its smaller stature, making it a perfect choice for those seeking a captivating yet compact plant.

Alocasia Melo showcases captivating shield-shaped leaves ranging from olive green to pewter black, and it may even grace your space with hints of regal purple shades. Known by its alternative name 'A. rugosa,' this plant is sure to become a conversation starter.

Please note that Alocasia Melo is considered harmful to pets, so ensure it's placed in a pet-safe location.

These resilient plants appreciate consistent conditions regarding watering, temperature, and light. Alocasias grow from bulb-like corms and can sprout new leaves under the right conditions, ensuring lasting elegance in your indoor garden.

Add a touch of botanical artistry to your collection with the 5″ Alocasia Melo, a plant that promises both aesthetics and charm. Order yours today and experience the allure of this captivating Alocasia variety.

New to houseplants? Take a look at our beginners guide to get started.  Not sure how to winter a houseplant look no further for some tips & tricks!

Visit our Houseplant Care section for soils, soil amendments and fertilizers.

Each plant comes in a 5″ growers pot. The plant shown is an example of what you will receive, all plants are individuals and we strive to pick out the best for you.

Plant Specs:

Harmful To: Pets
Height: 12 – 24 Inches
Light: Bright indirect light
Watering: Consistently moist, but not wet and needs to have good drainage. Allow the top inch or so to dry out before watering again.
Humidity: higher humidity