Elephant Ears - Colocasia (Elephant Ears)
Elephant Ears - Colocasia
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Elephant Ears - Colocasia

Elephant Ears

Plant Type: Grower Bulbs

Huge elephant ear-shaped leaves sway in the slightest breeze, works well next to a pond or stream.

  • Tropical foliage plant
  • Easy to grow
  • Can use as a specimen plant
Item # Pack Size  
4740501 15 11-13"
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4740509 25 9-11"
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Height:

4-5 ft

Spread:

2-6 ft

Zone:

9-10

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

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil

Attributes

Good Container Plant

Growth Rate in the Garden

Medium

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Early Spring
Late Spring / Early Summer
Late Summer
Fall