Alocasia baginda 'Dragon Scale' is a cultivar from the Araceae family, A.baginda is native to Borneo. Leaves are almost completely peltate in shape, uppersides are stiff and coriaceous in texture. Undersides are very pale green with dark veins.


Pot: 12cm diameter

Height: Approximately 35cm in height.


Secrets to success


Temperature: Ideally 24°C, no lower than 15˚C.


Light: Bright indirect light.


Water: A.baginda prefer to dry out in between waterings.


Air humidity: Enjoys high humidity.


Soil: Well draining potting mix containing bark, coir, perlite, activated charcoal and worm castings.


Fertiliser: Use an organic fertiliser in spring, summer and autumn.


This plant is toxic, keep out of reach of pets and children.

Alocasia baginda 'Dragon Scale'