Elephant Ear Plants

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Elephant Ear Plants for Sale

Florida Hill Nursery is your online tropical internet source for Elephant ear plants.

We have assembled a wide variety of Elephant ear plants, Xanthosomas, Caladiums, Alocasias, and Colocasias from around the world for you to choose from. Please look around and make yourself at home. Be sure to check out our Bio Spectrum organic fertilizer before you go.

Elephant Ear Plant Care and Instructions

Soil requirements and planting instructions

Mix together the following:

  • 50 percent potting soil;
  • 20 percent peat moss;
  • 20 percent orchid bark with charcoal;
  • 10 percent shredded sphagnum moss and a handful of perlite.

Place this mixture in a pot, bed or garden and plant your Elephant Ear plant.

Plant Care

  • Soil Ph should be around 5.6-7.0
  • Do not over water any members of this plant family, for example, if using drip irrigation allow soil to dry slightly between watering.
  • When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has bright indirect light, but not direct sunlight.
  • Feed this heavy feeder every three weeks during the warmer months with a one half-strength fertilizer with a balanced N-P-K ratio or 20-20-20
  • keep your plant fairly dry when planting to avoid crown rot, stem rot and other fungal diseases

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