Colocasia ‘Jacks Giant’ Elephant Ear Plant
$8.99 sales tax
Plants for sale are Colocasia “Jacks Giant ” As with all my plants they are grown from tissue culture to be exact disease free copies of the mother plant. Plants for sale are between 5-16″ they grow fast. 6-8′ tal..
Plants for sale are Colocasia “Jacks Giant”
As with all my plants they are grown from tissue culture to be exact disease free copies of the mother plant. Plants for sale are between 5-16″ they grow fast. 6-8′ tall. Jacks Giant is a brilliant green elephant ear with a girthy green trunk. The massive leaves reach 5′ long. These Elephant ears really take the show. Hardy to zone 7 We recommend using Bio Spectrum organic fertilizer located in our store. Ships to the continental United States only.
How to grow Colocasia Jacks Giant
Colocasia soil requirements and planting instructions
- 50 percent potting soil;
- 20 percent peat moss;
- 20 percent orchid bark with charcoal;
- 10 percent shredded sphagnum moss and a handful of perlite.
Water and Fertilizer
Pests and Disease
Colocasia are also referred to as Giant taro, Ape plant, Elephant Ear, Ape flower, Elephant’s Ear Plant, Night-scented Lily, New Guinea Shield, and Taro. Colocasia are generally grown from side shoots vs seeds. Plants will produce large fragrant flowers. There are hundreds of varieties of Colocasia.
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