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Colocasia sp., Elephant Ear

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Colocasia gigantea (?)
Colocasia sp.
Family: Araceae
Elephant Ear
Origin: Polynesia and southeastern Asia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeBog or aquaticRegular waterOrnamental foliageFlood tolerant

They are herbaceous perennial plants with a large rhizome on or just below the ground surface. The leaves are large to very large, which are shaped like a large ear or shield.

They are grown outside year-round in subtropical and tropical areas. In temperate regions, they are grown as ornamental plants, planted out for the summer and dug up and stored over winter.


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Colocasia antiquorum Illustris

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Illustris Colocasia is a classic beauty. The heart-shaped,...  more
RECOMMENDED FERTILIZER:
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This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in 6"/1 gal pot

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$39.00


Colocasia Thailand Giant - Taro Root

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This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in 6-10" / 1-3 gal pot

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