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Illustris Colocasia Plant

  • - Elephant Ear
  • - Height: 3-4 feet
  • - Growing Zone: 2-11
  • - Exposure: Part Shade
  • - Each 3-Inch Pot contains 1 Illustris Colocasia Plant
Plant Features

The large, heart-shaped leaves of the Illustris Colocasia will impress you with its sheer size! With a bright green color and dark purple venation, the richly contrasted leaves of this moisture loving plant are pleasing to the eye. Tolerant of heavy moisture and boggy conditions, this plant will be happiest in moist, shady areas.

Companion Planting: Caladium, Canna, Coleus

Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight 2-4 hours of morning sun
Overwinter Zones 8, 9, 10, 11
Soil Moisture Moist to Wet
Tolerates Clay soil
Fertilizer Every 3-4 weeks
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
Height Category Tall
Mature Spread 2-3 feet
Habit Upright
Foliage Color Green
Features Heat tolerant
Garden Styles Container Garden, Therapeutic Garden, Tropical Garden, Wetland Garden
Plant Used for Aesthetic Appeal, Focal Point, Thriller
Pet Friendly No