Elephant Ear (Colocasia rubra 'Black Magic')
Stunning large dark leaves. It has a yellow flower but this is often hidden by the leaves.
Place in damp ground or in the pond but keep the crown above water. Not hardy, store in damp sand or peat for winter.
Plant in full sun to partial shade in damp or boggy soil that won't dry out.
- Flowering period: July & August
- Mature height: 80cm to 120cm
- Growth rate: medium