Other Names: Chinese Taro/Chinese Ape/Hooded Dwarf Elephant Ear
Scientific name: Alocasia Cucullata

Family: Araceae

Native: Asia & the Pacific


A lush foliage plant with emerald green, deeply marked leaves from which it gets its interesting name! A collector's plant and a sought after indoor plant, it makes a remarkable statement piece in any space. A rhizomatous or tuberous perennial flowering plant, it has uses in traditional Chinese medicine and is considered a good luck plant.


*Highly rated for indoor air purification.

**Sold in 1 liter/4.7" standing (plant will be app. 12 inches tall with three leaves) and in 5 liter/7.9" plastic containers (plant will be app. 2 feet tall with multiple leaves)

***All our plants are organically grown without the use