Alocasia porteii - Malaysian Monster - Elephant Ear
Information below is only the potential the plant has. You will be receiving one plant between 3 and 8 inches in height shipped in a 3 inch deep pot.
Alocasia porteii 'Malaysian Monster' is a form with great character. It is monstrous not only in size but also because of its highly lobed leaves which give it a monstrous appearance. 'Malaysian Monster' grows from 4 - 9 feet in height and produces giant leaves which can reach 4 - 6 feet long. The leaves are held upright by thick marbled stems.
Please note that elephant ears will showcase their unique attributes like black leaves, ruffled edges etc. when they are mature.
Overview: Average mature height: 4 - 9 feet. Soil: Well-drained, keep moist but not soggy. Light: Full to part sun. Zones: 9 - 11