10 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Giant Elephant Ear Overview
Alocasia macrorrhizos is an evergreen perennial from the Araceae family. It produces large, shield-shaped leaves around 1–1.2 m in length. In many tropical areas, it is widely naturalised and cultivated as an important crop plant. In more temperate climates, it is more often grown indoors as a showy foliage houseplant.
How to harvest Giant Elephant Ear
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate Giant Elephant Ear
Special features of Giant Elephant Ear
Other uses of Giant Elephant Ear
A drought tolerant, low maintenance architectural plant for containers in conservatories or sub-tropical Mediterranean glasshouses.