Colocasia ‘Distant Memory’

(Distant Memory Elephant Ears)


$19.99


Hardiness Zones:

 10a  10b  11  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

This tropical plant forms huge, dark glossy mahogany leaves. While growing this plant, you’ll appreciate its clumping nature, which translates to more vigorously filling out a pot and throwing up lots of new leaves.

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Description

Best grown in fertile, humusy, organically rich, medium to wet soils in part shade or filtered sun. When growing plants in garden soils, provide regular moisture, especially during dry summer periods, and do not allow soils to dry out. Plants may also be grown as pond marginals in up to 6″ of standing water. Plants produce prodigious amounts of growth and appreciate regular fertilization during the growing season. Site plants in locations protected from strong winds.

Additional information

Common Name

Distant Memory Elephant Ears

Botanical Name

Colocasia 'Distant Memory'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

10a, 10b, 11, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Fast

Light Requirements

Part-sun, Sun

Height

to 5 ft.

Width

to 5 ft.

Soil Condition

Average to Wet Soils

Water Needs

High

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

Dark Purple

Deer Resistant

Yes

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