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Elephant Ears - Colocasia (Elephant Ears)
Elephant Ears - Colocasia 'Black Magic'

Grower Bulbs

Elephant Ears - Colocasia 'Black Magic'

Elephant Ears

Plant Type: Grower Bulbs

Huge, 2 foot long chalky purple-black leaves stand tall in a giant clump, works well next to a pond or stream.

  • Use near water or edge of pond
  • Needs part shade
  • Dark stems and leaves are dramatic
Item # Pack Size  
4740527 15 7-9" Please Login for Pricing


4-5 ft


3-6 ft



Elephant Ears - Colocasia

Produces huge leaves that can measure up to 2 feet accross in colors ranging from lime green to almost black.  Plant bulbs so that the tip of the bulb is 1" below the soil surface.  Grow at 65°F-75°F night temperatures.

Characteristics & Attributes


Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
Shade Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil


Good Container Plant

Growth Rate in the Garden


Season of Interest (Foliage)

Early Spring
Late Spring / Early Summer
Late Summer
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