Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Colocasia gigantea Thailand Giant (Elephant Ear)

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Substantial, broad blue-green heart-shaped leaves can grow to be 5 feet long and 4 feet wide. Infrequently forms flowers that resemble calla lilies, though it is grown more for it’s massive foliage. Rapid growth rate.

Blooms – null – grown for foliage
8-10 ft tall x 8-10 ft wide
HARDY to 10°F (-12.2°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant


Zone Zone 8
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture