Plant this impressive specimen in your garden or patio container and enjoy a tropical feel all year long. Huge, 18" wide leaves of deep green create a textural contrast in sunny spaces. Perfect as a container plant that can be moved indoors during the cool weather of late fall and winter.
Full Sun, Partial Shade
4 - 6 feet
4 - 5 feet
36 - 60 inches
Plant 2 - 4" below soil level. Keep well watered. Best to mulch if not grown in standing water.
Lift tubers in the fall and store in a frost-free location over winter. Replant the following spring after last frost.
Fast, establishes quickly.
Small white spathes, like jack-in-the-pulpit flowers, insignificant.
Huge, oval, heart shaped to arrow shaped leaves up to 2'+ long and 18" wide.
No pruning needed.
Deep moisture retentive soils. They are heavy feeders.
The taros replace the potato in tropical regions as a source of food known as 'poi'.
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When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
|2020 Spring Shipping Schedule
||Tender Annuals & Temperature Sensitive Plants|
||4/27/20 - 6/26/20
||3/30/20 - 6/26/20|
|Last Order Date
||All Zones: 6/22/20