What is the difference between Philodendron and Alocasia?

The difference between philodendron and alocasia

is that "philodendron" is any of several climbing plants, of the genus Philodendron, native to America and the West Indies that are often grown as house plants and "alocasia" is any of several tropical Asian plants, of the genus Alocasia, having heart- or arrowhead-shaped leaves.

philodendron

alocasia

Noun

  • Any of several climbing plants, of the genus Philodendron, native to America and the West Indies that are often grown as house plants.

Noun

  • Any of several tropical Asian plants, of the genus Alocasia, having heart- or arrowhead-shaped leaves.