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  • Botanical Name: Alocasia cuprea ‘Red Secret’
  • Common Names: Red Secret Alocasia, Elephant Ears

Alocasia Red Secret: Nature’s Enigmatic Marvel

The Alocasia Red Secret is a botanical enigma, unfurling its mystery with every vibrant leaf. Its deep, lustrous red stems and veined foliage create an exotic allure, resembling an ancient script written in shades of crimson and green. This plant, a maestro of drama and elegance, demands attention in any botanical ensemble. As it matures, the Red Secret unfolds its secrets, showcasing a dance of contrasts that transforms your space into a lush, mysterious sanctuary. A testament to nature’s artistry, this Alocasia variety is not just a plant; it’s a bewitching tale whispered through radiant hues.

Complete Care Guide for Alocasia Red Secret

Alocasia Red Secret, known for its captivating deep red stems and lush green foliage, is a striking tropical plant that can thrive indoors with the right care. Follow this comprehensive care guide to ensure the optimal health and vibrancy of your Alocasia Red Secret.

Light:

  • Bright Indirect Light: Place your Alocasia Red Secret in a location with bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.

Temperature:

  • Warm Environment: Maintain a warm environment with temperatures between 65°F to 80°F (18°C to 27°C). Protect the plant from drafts and sudden temperature changes.

Humidity:

  • High Humidity: Alocasia Red Secret thrives in high humidity. Increase humidity levels by misting the plant, using a humidifier, or placing a tray of water and pebbles nearby.

Watering:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water when the top inch of the soil feels slightly dry. Adjust watering frequency based on environmental conditions and the plant’s specific needs.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant Alocasia Red Secret in a well-draining potting mix. A blend of peat, perlite, and orchid bark works well. Ensure the container has drainage holes to prevent water accumulation.

Container:

  • Adequate Size: Choose a container that provides ample space for the plant’s roots to grow. Ensure the pot has drainage holes to prevent waterlogged soil.

Fertilizing:

  • Regular Feeding: Feed Alocasia Red Secret with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Reduce or suspend fertilization in the fall and winter.

Pruning:

  • Minimal Pruning: Alocasia Red Secret generally requires minimal pruning. Remove any yellow or damaged leaves using clean, sharp scissors.

Propagation:

  • Rhizome Division: Propagate Alocasia Red Secret through rhizome division. When repotting, carefully separate rhizomes with roots and plant them in new containers.

Caution:

  • Toxicity: Alocasia plants are toxic if ingested. Keep them out of reach of pets and children.

Pest Management:

  • Monitor for Pests: Keep an eye on the plant for pests like spider mites or aphids. Treat any infestations promptly using insecticidal soap or neem oil.

Decorative Tips:

  • Showcase the Elegance: Alocasia Red Secret is an elegant plant that adds a touch of sophistication to any space. Consider placing it as a focal point or using it as part of an indoor garden arrangement.

By following these care instructions, your Alocasia Red Secret will thrive, displaying its stunning red stems and lush foliage as a captivating centerpiece in your indoor environment.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Alocasia Red Secret

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Alocasia cuprea ‘Red Secret’
  • Common Names: Red Secret Alocasia, Elephant Ears

Alocasia Red Secret: Nature’s Enigmatic Marvel

The Alocasia Red Secret is a botanical enigma, unfurling its mystery with every vibrant leaf. Its deep, lustrous red stems and veined foliage create an exotic allure, resembling an ancient script written in shades of crimson and green. This plant, a maestro of drama and elegance, demands attention in any botanical ensemble. As it matures, the Red Secret unfolds its secrets, showcasing a dance of contrasts that transforms your space into a lush, mysterious sanctuary. A testament to nature’s artistry, this Alocasia variety is not just a plant; it’s a bewitching tale whispered through radiant hues.

Complete Care Guide for Alocasia Red Secret

Alocasia Red Secret, known for its captivating deep red stems and lush green foliage, is a striking tropical plant that can thrive indoors with the right care. Follow this comprehensive care guide to ensure the optimal health and vibrancy of your Alocasia Red Secret.

Light:

  • Bright Indirect Light: Place your Alocasia Red Secret in a location with bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.

Temperature:

  • Warm Environment: Maintain a warm environment with temperatures between 65°F to 80°F (18°C to 27°C). Protect the plant from drafts and sudden temperature changes.

Humidity:

  • High Humidity: Alocasia Red Secret thrives in high humidity. Increase humidity levels by misting the plant, using a humidifier, or placing a tray of water and pebbles nearby.

Watering:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water when the top inch of the soil feels slightly dry. Adjust watering frequency based on environmental conditions and the plant’s specific needs.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant Alocasia Red Secret in a well-draining potting mix. A blend of peat, perlite, and orchid bark works well. Ensure the container has drainage holes to prevent water accumulation.

Container:

  • Adequate Size: Choose a container that provides ample space for the plant’s roots to grow. Ensure the pot has drainage holes to prevent waterlogged soil.

Fertilizing:

  • Regular Feeding: Feed Alocasia Red Secret with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Reduce or suspend fertilization in the fall and winter.

Pruning:

  • Minimal Pruning: Alocasia Red Secret generally requires minimal pruning. Remove any yellow or damaged leaves using clean, sharp scissors.

Propagation:

  • Rhizome Division: Propagate Alocasia Red Secret through rhizome division. When repotting, carefully separate rhizomes with roots and plant them in new containers.

Caution:

  • Toxicity: Alocasia plants are toxic if ingested. Keep them out of reach of pets and children.

Pest Management:

  • Monitor for Pests: Keep an eye on the plant for pests like spider mites or aphids. Treat any infestations promptly using insecticidal soap or neem oil.

Decorative Tips:

  • Showcase the Elegance: Alocasia Red Secret is an elegant plant that adds a touch of sophistication to any space. Consider placing it as a focal point or using it as part of an indoor garden arrangement.

By following these care instructions, your Alocasia Red Secret will thrive, displaying its stunning red stems and lush foliage as a captivating centerpiece in your indoor environment.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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