Colocasia esculenta 'Black Magic'

Black Elephant Ear

Giant, tropical-looking leaves of purple-black

Plants thrive in full sun and boggy conditions

Enjoys high heat and humidity

Tips for Success

When planting in containers, use Sloat Organic Potting Soil Feed with Maxsea All Purpose Plant Food

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  • tContainer
  • jFull Sun
  • 3Heat Tolerant
  • pPartial Sun
  • rWater's Edge / Bog Plant
  • zWet Soil/Wetlands

More Information

  • genusColocasia
  • speciesesculenta
  • cultivarBlack_Magic
  • commonBlack Elephant Ear
  • hardiness zone
  • height3 - 5 Feet
  • spread3 - 5 Feet

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