'Colocasia esculente' Mammoth Elephant Ears
This striking plant has wide green leaves that resemble an elephant's ear.
Easy to grow in partial sun to partial shade in well drained soil. Excellent plant for containers which can then be easily lifted in northern climates where they may not survive the winter if left unprotected.
Partial Sun, Partial ShadePlanting Depth:
3 InchesBulbs per Square Foot:
Dig a hole slightly deeper than the bulb itself. Place in hole, blunt side down. Space multiple bulbs at least 2 feet apart. Requires no fertilizer.
Plant Height: 36-60 Inches
Bloom Time: Foliage plant all season
Hardiness Zone: 8-10