Elephant Ear  ‘Maximus Gigante’ PPAF (Colocasia hybrid)

Elephant Ear ‘Maximus Gigante’ PPAF (Colocasia hybrid)

Elephant Ear ‘Maximus Gigante’ PPAF (Colocasia hybrid)

The amazing color of these giant Elephant Ear leaves will stop even the most hurried passerby. The large leaves reach up to 3-4’ long and 2’ wide and they have a striking lime green center vein with lateral outreaching stripes on top of a greenish-black leaf. Used as a focal plant on a patio or in an outdoor garden, Elephant Ear ‘Maximus Gigante’ will delight you the entire season long. Warmth, light and high moisture are keys to having these magnificent giants grow to their fullest potential. Be sure to give this colocasia hybrid regular fertilizer during the rapid growing phase of summer.
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4" Pot Size

June Special

In stock 65 available
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Hardiness Zone 8, 9, 10
Sun Requirement Full Sun, Partial Sun
Grows to 3-6'
Minimum Temperature Indoors 50

Tips for Success:

Fast and easy-to-grow the Taro Root is almost foolproof and the large leaves a pleasure to grow.

• Grow in full sun. The more sun the better, although they will
  grow under varying light levels.
• Fertilize moderately but be consistent. Too much feed can
  burn the foliage.
• In the summer water freely. They can be grown in water or at
  the water's edge.
 For container and garden planting keep evenly moist.
• In winter, tubers can be dug and stored in a basement,
  keeping some moisture around the root. Or grow inside as a

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