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February 28, 2020

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Elephant Ear (Giant) Colocasia gigantea
1. Thailand Giant
To say that this plant will dwarf any plant you already own would be putting it mildly! ‘Thailand Giant’ is much larger than C.... 4B-South Click to display 6'-9' 6'-9' 8-10 8" Terra Cotta
Elephant Ear; West Indian Kale Colocasia esculenta
2. Coffee Cups
This exciting new elephant ear appeared in Thailand in 2005. It has black stems and black-tinted dark green leaves that form an upright cup which... 4B-South Click to display n/a 48"-5' 36"-5' 8-11 8" Green
3. Heart of the Jungle
Colocasia 'Heart of the Jungle' gives large containers and gardens a tropical feel. The deep-green foliage with dark veins is supported by deep-purple stems. 4B-South Click to display n/a 48"-5' 36"-5' 8-11 8" Green
4. Illustris
Also known as Imperial Taro and Black Caladium, this is an almost black, big-leaved Elephant Ear with dramatic green venation. Needs constant moisture to look... 4B-South Click to display n/a 36"-48" 36"-48" 9 8" Green
5. Royal Hawaiian® Aloha
Royal Hawaiian 'Aloha' is a 4' tall x 3' wide, extremely vigorous elephant ear that produces incredibly glossy black foliage. The 2' long x 1'... 4B-South Click to display n/a 48" 36" 7-10 8" Terra Cotta
6. Royal Hawaiian® Blue Hawaii
The medium green, 12" long leaves are highlighted by the most dramatic purple veins we've ever seen on an elephant ear. On the leaf back,... 4B-South Click to display n/a 32"-36" 30"-36" 7-10 8" Terra Cotta
7. Royal Hawaiian® Tropical Storm
Colocasia 'Tropical Storm' is the long-awaited 2016 release from Hawaii's Dr. John Cho, that combines the black leaf color of Colocasia 'Black Magic' with the... 4B-South Click to display n/a 30"-36" 30"-36" 7-11 8" Terra Cotta

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