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🌻 Plant Care Guide For Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'

Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'

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Botanical Name: Alocasia African Queen

Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'

Botanical Name: Alocasia African Queen

High Water

Diffused Light

Toxic

🌱   Beginner
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📚 Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' Care Guide

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💧️ Water - High Water OR High Water
High Water Needs
Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' can tolerate and grow in low light and shady areas which means it prefers about 2 hours of diffused natural light. Remember, low light does not mean NO light! All plants need light to survive, some more than others.
When plants like Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' grow in low light or shady areas, you will want to avoid exposing them to direct sunlight unless direct sun is specified as a light need for the plant. In which case it can tolerate a wide range of low light to direct sun conditions and is very forgiving!
If growing outdoors, you will want to plant Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' in a shady area.Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' is a great option for shade gardens or underneath trees or near fence lines that provide cover from bright sunlight.
If growing indoors, you can grow this type of plant in a lot of different areas of your house. The only thing to keep in mind is that you will want to avoid direct sunlight (unless specified) for Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'. This means if you are growing near a South-facing window, make sure to place it a few feet away from the window. South-facing windows receive the most amount of bright, indirect and direct light a day. Eastern-facing windows receive light in the morning and afternoon shade, while West-facing windows receive sun in the afternoon. North-facing windows receive the least amount of light and would be great candidates for where to place you Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'.
High Water Needs
Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' can tolerate and grow in low light and shady areas which means it prefers about 2 hours of diffused natural light. Remember, low light does not mean NO light! All plants need light to survive, some more than others.
When plants like Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' grow in low light or shady areas, you will want to avoid exposing them to direct sunlight unless direct sun is specified as a light need for the plant. In which case it can tolerate a wide range of low light to direct sun conditions and is very forgiving!
If growing outdoors, you will want to plant Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' in a shady area.Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' is a great option for shade gardens or underneath trees or near fence lines that provide cover from bright sunlight.
If growing indoors, you can grow this type of plant in a lot of different areas of your house. The only thing to keep in mind is that you will want to avoid direct sunlight (unless specified) for Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'. This means if you are growing near a South-facing window, make sure to place it a few feet away from the window. South-facing windows receive the most amount of bright, indirect and direct light a day. Eastern-facing windows receive light in the morning and afternoon shade, while West-facing windows receive sun in the afternoon. North-facing windows receive the least amount of light and would be great candidates for where to place you Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'.
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☀️ Light - Diffused Light OR Medium Light OR Medium Light
Bright Indirect Light or Partial Sun
Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' can grow in bright indirect light which means it prefers at least 4-6 hours of diffused natural light (ideally 6 hours).
Growing Outdoors
When plants thrive in bright, indirect light only this means that you will want to avoid exposing them to direct sunlight unlessUpright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' is also explicitly noted to tolerate direct sunlight.

If growing outdoors, you will want to plant Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' in an area that receives morning sunlight that's not too harsh and afternoon shade for most natural light. You can consider East facing portions of your garden as those get more morning sun.
Growing Indoors
If growing indoors, you can place near an East-facing window that will receive morning sun for half of the day and afternoon shade. You can also consider placing a few feet away from a South-facing window for diffused light. However, be careful about placing in direct sunlight of a South-facing window as that can cause leaf gscorch and affect growth. You can always diffuse the harsh light of a South-facing window by using a sheer curtain.

Moderate Light | Partial Shade

Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' can tolerate and grow in moderate light and partially shady areas which means it prefers about 2-4 hours of diffused natural light. Moderate and partial shade plants can tolerate some bright, direct sun, but it's best to give them respite and plant in primarily shady areas of your space.

When plants like Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' grow in moderate light or partially shady areas, you will want to avoid exposing them to direct sunlight unless direct sun is specified as a light need for the plant. In which case it can tolerate a wide range of low light to direct sun conditions and is very forgiving!

If growing outdoors, you will want to plant Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' in a primarily partially shady area that may receive some morning sun (East side).Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' is a great option for shade gardens or underneath trees or near fence lines that provide cover from bright sunlight.

If growing indoors, you can grow this type of plant in a lot of different areas of your house. The only thing to keep in mind is that you'll want to avoid direct sunlight (unless specified) for Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'. This means if you are growing near a South-facing window, make sure to place it a few feet away from the window. South-facing windows receive the most amount of bright, indirect and direct light a day. Eastern-facing windows receive light in the morning and afternoon shade, while West-facing windows receive sun in the afternoon. North-facing windows receive the least amount of light and would be great candidates for where to place you Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'.
Moderate Light | Partial Shade

Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' can tolerate and grow in moderate light and partially shady areas which means it prefers about 2-4 hours of diffused natural light. Moderate and partial shade plants can tolerate some bright, direct sun, but it's best to give them respite and plant in primarily shady areas of your space.

When plants like Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' grow in moderate light or partially shady areas, you will want to avoid exposing them to direct sunlight unless direct sun is specified as a light need for the plant. In which case it can tolerate a wide range of low light to direct sun conditions and is very forgiving!

If growing outdoors, you will want to plant Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' in a primarily partially shady area that may receive some morning sun (East side).Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' is a great option for shade gardens or underneath trees or near fence lines that provide cover from bright sunlight.

If growing indoors, you can grow this type of plant in a lot of different areas of your house. The only thing to keep in mind is that you'll want to avoid direct sunlight (unless specified) for Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'. This means if you are growing near a South-facing window, make sure to place it a few feet away from the window. South-facing windows receive the most amount of bright, indirect and direct light a day. Eastern-facing windows receive light in the morning and afternoon shade, while West-facing windows receive sun in the afternoon. North-facing windows receive the least amount of light and would be great candidates for where to place you Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen'.
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🐶️ Pet Toxicity - Toxic
Toxic To Pets

Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' is toxic to your pet friends. Becareful and keep out of reach of dogs, cats, and other pets.
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🌳 Mature Size
Up to 2 to 3 Feet tall.

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🧪 Soil pH Needs
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🦋 Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' Plant Uses and Characteristics
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🌺 When does Upright Elephant Ear 'African Queen' bloom?
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🌱 Propagation Methods
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🚫 Dangers
No known dangers. Contact us to report any.
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❤️‍🔥 Grows well in...
Reported by Neverland plant community to grow well in:
Louisiana 1
Texas 1
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