Alocasia - Portora - 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.
The Portora grows in a large, upright clump. It has sturdy purple stems. 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: 5-6 feet. Light: Full to part shade.
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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