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Alocasia to be improved Through Mutation Breeding in a Government Project

This is a sample article. Alocasia, also known as ‘elephant’s ear,’ has recently gained popularity among ‘plant parents’ since the start of the community quarantine. This trend, which was coined as ‘plantdemic,’ has created opportunities for plant growers as the demand for Alocasia, as well as other ornamental plants, increased.

However, Alocasia’s demand in the market poses a threat to its species diversity; hence, the need for immediate action to conserve the said species.