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Giant Elephant Ears

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Give Your Landscape an Exotic Taste of the Jungle!

This giant can grow to a massive 9 ft. tall with 5 ft. leaves! Makes an impressive specimen whether planted in a large container or in the landscape. Dramatic, fragrant white blooms appear in late summer. Potted plants.

Zones: 8 - 10, grow as an annual or bring indoors elsewhere.
Height: Up to 108".
Shade Requirement: Full sun to partial shade.

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Giant Elephant Ears Product Details

Botanical Name: Colocasia gigantea 'Thialand Giant Strain'

Height: Up to 108".

Depth: Set at the same depth it is growing at in container, firm and water thoroughly.

Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.

Color: White.

Foliage: Each individual leaf grows in excess of 5' long x 4' wide. The leaves are an attractive deep grey which is typical of this species.

Blooms: Late Summer, early Fall.

Form: Tender, deciduous perennial.

Flower Form: From an early age, the plants are adorned with clusters of dramatically large, pleasantly scented white flowers.

Soil Requirements: Deep moisture retentive soils. They are heavy feeders.

Growth Rate: Fast, establishes quickly.

Pruning: None.

Size: Large.

Comments: This huge species, from Thailand and surrounding countries, is a cousin to Alocasia. It can grow to a massive size, over 9 feet tall. The leaves can reach up to 4 feet wide and around 5 feet long. The whole plant has a light bluish-green coloring.

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