Alocasia macrorrhiza - Borneo Giant - Elephant Ear
Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 2.5 to 6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.
With leaves up to 3-feet long and 4-feet wide, the Borneo Giant has earned its name. It can grow up to 10 feet. Make a statement in your garden; choose the Borneo Giant. If your plant doesn't look just like the picture, give it a little time to grow up. Elephant Ears' attributes become more defined when they mature.
Mature height: 7-10+ feet. Light: Filtered sunlight. Soil: Well-drained. Keep moist but not soggy. Zones: 7b-11
GOOD TO KNOW
Damaged leaves? Don’t fret. The leaves will quickly re-grow from the tubers. And you won’t even have to wait for the plant to mature. Even starter-size plants will produce new leaves.
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