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by stephenprudence
Sat Dec 29, 2012 11:26 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: A dilemma.. what would you do (Alocasia)
Replies: 7
Views: 766

A dilemma.. what would you do (Alocasia)

... conditions, so I had to deep clean the greenhouse today and leave the door open to allow circulation. However the aroid in question (potentially Alocasia brisbanesis), has been put in the sheltered side driveway border. There it is much warmer than the greenhouse, with a currently top soil temperature ...
by kracker
Tue Dec 25, 2012 8:05 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Alocasia
Replies: 11
Views: 837

Alocasia

For some reason i'm fancying some Alocasia next year and i have read can be temperamental depending on location i'm looking for a sun loving and a clay soil if there is such a thing a nice big leafy plant would be nice or and merry christmas to all icon_cheers icon_salut
by kracker
Sat Dec 22, 2012 2:27 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Alocasia Macrorrhiza
Replies: 2
Views: 407

Alocasia Macrorrhiza

I was thinking of getting these just wondering how difficult it would be to propogate the seeds .or would it be better to buy a plant established and get a head start on the spring i have some drainage spot so would bang it there http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Alocasia-Macr ... 5647817%26
by Sal73
Wed Nov 28, 2012 9:33 pm
Forum: Aroids (Alocasia, Arums, Colocasia etc.)
Topic: Giant Alocasia from my local
Replies: 23
Views: 2239

Giant Alocasia from my local

Hi All , I`m new to HTUK , will introduce myself asap. Last week i saw some giant alocasia e giant bamboo down my local shop but they didn`t look really good , so I`ve asked for some fresh one and pick them up tonight . http://i1113.photobucket.com/albums/k520/sal733/SDC10871.jpg ...
by Delboy
Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: Aroids (Alocasia, Arums, Colocasia etc.)
Topic: which Aroid, Alocasia or Colocasia.
Replies: 21
Views: 1369

which Aroid, Alocasia or Colocasia.

Is there a alocasia or colocasia that is hardy enough to be left in the ground over winter, keeping in mind im in the midlands.
Vales are selling pink china and state they are hardy, are they? and are there any others that will be fine with just a mulch.
by The Codfather
Sun Nov 04, 2012 9:54 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: My New Alocasia
Replies: 12
Views: 671

My New Alocasia

5 plants in 1 for £18 :D
by greendragon
Sat Nov 03, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: Exotic Gardeners Question Time - Ask Here :-) (Public)
Topic: Life cycle of Alocasia/colocasia/canna
Replies: 2
Views: 508

Life cycle of Alocasia/colocasia/canna

I am not sure how the life cycle of these plants work. Is there a typical amount of leaves they produce before flowering then dying? How long can you expect them to live before they die?
by DAVIDEVANS
Tue Oct 30, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: Aroids (Alocasia, Arums, Colocasia etc.)
Topic: Alocasia Macrrorrhiza
Replies: 12
Views: 1135

Alocasia Macrrorrhiza

I'm planning my garden for next year going through the online catalogues and getting inspiration mainly from here. Not too much money available so most new plants I need to grow from seeds. I see on Ebay Alcosia Macrorrhiza is available in both seed and tuber form. Bearing in mind the only growing s...
by cordyman
Sun Oct 14, 2012 6:15 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Aldi Alocasia Polly
Replies: 12
Views: 1269

Aldi Alocasia Polly

Picked up one of these in my local Aldi today, is it a Colcasia? Variety? Never owned one I may keep it indoors till spring icon_scratch Only £2.99 http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c400/pault123/2012canter/20121014_140330.jpg http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c400/pault123/2012canter/20121014_14033...
by Mr List
Fri Sep 28, 2012 8:48 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: best alocasia for UK
Replies: 14
Views: 779

best alocasia for UK

well this nyear had been cool and dark so which alocasia have done well outside this year?

i fancy one next year but i want one that can handle the cool weather without stopping all the time.
by Leigh
Mon Sep 17, 2012 11:12 am
Forum: Propagation
Topic: Alocasia root cutting (Experiment)
Replies: 12
Views: 1010

Alocasia root cutting (Experiment)

... the occasional Pup and the root cuttings where from the bottom. And if anyone can ID it I would be grateful as yet another one brought just as an Alocasia and no Species name :?
by derrick
Sat Sep 08, 2012 7:19 pm
Forum: Aroids (Alocasia, Arums, Colocasia etc.)
Topic: Alocasia acuminata
Replies: 0
Views: 925

Alocasia acuminata

Only had 2 leaves all summer but its better than nothing its going in the conservatory next summer
by kevineden
Mon Aug 27, 2012 4:32 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: how to over winter an alocasia
Replies: 1
Views: 396

how to over winter an alocasia

its my first alocasia calidora what advice and tips do you have to get these through can they be kept under cover icon_study i e like a mini greenhouse
by Arlon Tishmarsh
Wed Aug 22, 2012 9:32 am
Forum: Aroids (Alocasia, Arums, Colocasia etc.)
Topic: Alocasia Calidora "pupping" ?
Replies: 7
Views: 926

Alocasia Calidora "pupping" ?

I hope this is what i think it is. I think i've read somewhere that they don't always pup easily...........
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Alocasia Calidora
by DarrenH
Mon Aug 13, 2012 9:47 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: Alocasia hints and tips?
Replies: 24
Views: 1252

Alocasia hints and tips?

I have bought a few Alocasia and Colocasia species in the Amulree sale: A Calidora A Macrorrhizos A Mayan Mask A Yucatan Princess C Dark Stem Hybrid C Fontanescii C Black Beauty Just a few questions so I can give them a good start! ...