Great plant for foliage all season long! Super easy to take care of and can handle over watering and bad drainage which I was incredibly impressed with! Does best in sun but still grows beautifully in shade.
Royal Hawaiian® 'Maui Sunrise' Elephant's Ear Colocasia esculenta
Tropical plant with colorful foliage.Foliage InterestHeat TolerantWater Plant
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:32 - 44 InchesSpacing:12 - 18 InchesSpread:18 - 24 InchesFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Colors:WhiteFoliage Shade:Green with Prominent White VeinsHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Sun or Shade
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).Maintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Grown for FoliageHardiness Zones:7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11a, 11bWater Category:AverageUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Great for containers especially as a thriller, but can be an annual for garden beds in Northern climates and a perennial in Southern climates.Maintenance Notes:
Easy Care. Can tolerate soil moisture from average to wet. Bulbs can be dug and stored in cold winter climates to be replanted again the next year.Royal Hawaiian® 'Maui Sunrise' Colocasia esculenta USPPAF
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Jessica Holmquist, Massachusetts, United States, 2 years ago