Aloha ™ Elephant Ear - Colocasia

Aloha ™ Elephant Ear - Colocasia

Regular price $8.95 Sale

Dr. John Cho, of the University of Hawaii, bred a mix of the Colocasia illustris and Colocasia esculenta, so now we can say aloha to the Royal Hawaiian® Aloha elephant ear--a perfect blend of the striking leaf of the illustris and the clumping habit of the esculenta. The Aloha has black/dark purple leaves with green veins and stems.

  • Height when mature: 4 feet
  • Light: Full to part sun.
  • Soil: Rich well drained, keep moist, do not let dry out between waterings.
  • Zones: 7-10


Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.

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