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Giant elephant ear

Alocasia macrorrhizos

This clump forming evergreen tall perennial has large shield shaped leaves.

Planning

Difficulty
Moderate
Flowering time
Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Special features

Geography

Environment

Light
Partial Sun, Full Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Neutral, Acid
Frost hardiness
Tender

Uses

Notes
A drought tolerant, low maintenance architectural plant for containers in conservatories or sub-tropical Mediterranean glasshouses.

Personality

Family
Araceae
Flower colour
Yellow
Scent
None

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