Elephant Ear 'Giant Taro' (Alocasia Macrorrhiza)
This plant will easily become the centre of attention in any garden with its dramatic gigantic leaves and thick rigid stalk. Commonly known as (Giant Elephant Ear) or (Giant Taro) alocasia macrorrhizo are fast growing tropical plants that perform best in partial shade with some protection from wind and full sun. Works well indoors in well-lit spaces.
A good rich and free draining soil, regular watering during the warmer months and an organic fertiliser is best for optimum plant health.
Size (Can grow to)
Typical height: 1.5 to 2.5m
Well-lit position Indoors away from direct sunlight. Stunning outdoor shade plant - protected areas
Medium. Requires good draining soil. Foliage enjoys a mist to help create humidity and hydration