Colocasia - Pink China - Elephant Ear
Information below is only the potential the plant has. You will be receiving one plant between 2.5 and 6 inches in height shipped in a 3 inch deep pot.
Cold hardiest. Multiplies rapidly. Vivid pink stems. Colocasia. Bright light. Will tolerate full sun. Keep soil wet. Fertilize frequently, heavy feeder. Prefers temperatures between 70º -85º F in summer, 60º - 65º F in winter. Will go dormant if temperatures drop below 45º F but will come back in zones 7b and higher. Dormant bulbs can be mulched or dug from the ground and overwintered in a dry, cool (but not freezing) location.
Overview: Average mature height: 4 - 6 feet. Soil: Well drained. Soil should stay consistently wet, do not let dry out between waterings. Light: Full to part sun. Zones: 6 - 10.
Please note that elephant ears will showcase their unique attributes like black leaves, ruffled edges etc. when they are mature.