Every single leaf is different on Alocasia gageana variegata which is a variegated variety of Alocasia gageana Engl. & K.Krause, a tuberous, herbaceous species. Has highly variable leaf blade colouration from dark green, through lime green, to white. The arrow-shaped, triangular leaf blades grow stout and can achieve very large sizes.
Genus name comes from the Greek words a meaning without and Colocasia the name of a closely allied genus, from which it was separated.
Alocasia gageana variegata
- Name: Alocasia gageana variegata (a variegated variety of Alocasia gageana Engl. & K.Krause)Type: BulbForm: Hemicryptophytes or ChamaephytesFamily: AraceaeNative Range: N. Myanmar (Kachin Hills)Zone: 11-13Habitat: unknownHeight: 75 to 150cmSpread: 75 to 150cmSun: Part shadeWater: MediumMaintenance: MediumLeaf: EvergreenTolerate: Semi Shade
Taxon identifiers (Alocasia gaganea): PlantList-ID : kew-6734 Tropicos ID : 2100228 IPNI plant ID : 84169-1 NCBI taxonomy ID : 227493 GBIF ID : 5329876 Encyclopedia of Life ID : 1105709 WCSPF ID : 6734 Plants of the World online ID : urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:84169-1 IRMNG ID : 10254460 iNaturalist taxon ID : 543404 eBiodiversity ID : 517659 Observation.org ID : 278841 World Flora Online ID : wfo-0000949010