Diamond Head - Elephant Ear Colocasia

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DIAHEA

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$5.95
Colocasia. - Elephant Ear Diamond Head -'Diamond Head' has large dark purple / black leaves with a spectacular...
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  • Diamond Head

     

    Colocasia. - Elephant Ear Diamond Head

    Information below is only the potential the plant has. You will be receiving a plant between 3 and 8 inches in height shipped in a 3 inch deep pot.

    'Diamond Head' has large dark purple / black leaves with a spectacular glossy finish and semi-glossy dark burgundy petioles (stems). The Royal Hawaiian Colocasia series has a tidy clumping habit. Perfect for large containers, landscaped beds and pond-side plantings.

    Light 65%-73% shade, likes high light, but will do reasonable well in 80% shade.

    Colocasia Diamond Head

     

    Plant Characteristics

     

    Fruit/Flower/Aroma Characteristics

    Plant Height

    4 - 5 feet

     

    Bloom color


    Common form

    Tropical perennial

     

          Bloom time


    Growth

    Fast

     

    Quality


    Leaves

    Purple to almost black

     

    Comments

     

     

    Culture

    Soil

    Prefers plenty of water. Does well in boggy areas.

    Exposure

    Likes high light but can do well in mostly shade

    Application

    Landscape, containers, indoors

    Zone

    7b-11

    Comments

    Multiplies rapidly in wet conditions