ALOCASIA CUPREA RED
Alocasia cuprea is a cultivar of Alocasia cuprea K.Koch of which the type specimen has very pronounced coppery, completely peltate leaves. It is a tuberous, herbaceous species. Some leaves on particular plants are nearly circular, with the petiole attaching almost at the center of the leaf, however most are characteristically ovate.
This plant remains short as compared to other siblings. The mature plant grows under 2 feet.