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Elephant Ear plants are very easy to grow tropical plants that require little care indoors or out. Like other aroids, many species of Alocasia can be grown as houseplants, or outdoors in mild climates. They thrive in moist soils with high organic matter and grow best when provided with filtered sunlight.
Dark Star is a cross of four different varieties of elephant ear, selected with the goal of creating a hybrid that combines impressive size with improved cold tolerance. Dark star delivers. It can reach 6 feet high, with leaves up to 5 feet wide. For added drama, the deep purple of the stem is continued in the purple veins of each leaf.
It can tolerate temperatures down to about 15 degrees, which is unusual for a plant of tropical origin. Just give it full to part sun, even moisture, and plenty of room to grow. Hardiness Zone 8 - 11, Beautiful 7" and larger ship. 2 free fertilizer spikes included. Only one shipping charge of $10.95 for as many plants from our shop as you like. We remove the 4" pot and send in a baggy to keep roots moist.
If you're looking to add another wild and crazy elephant ear to your garden, drink up. Colocasia 'Mojito' (pronounced "Mo-he-toe") is a sport of Colocasia 'Burgundy Stem' via Colocasia 'Black Marble'. Named after the popular Cuban mixed drink, the amazing leaves are medium green with dark purple flecks throughout...just too cool! You'll never see an elephant ear as unique and striking as the Mojito. The leaves have a camouflage-like pattern with splashes of deep purple. The uncommon characteristics of the Mojito don't end with the leaves; even the stems are variegated with streaks of purple. Average mature height: 4-6 feet, Light: Full to part sun, Soil: Rich, well-drained. Keep moist. Do not let dry out between waterings. Zones: 7-11. Beautiful 12" plant shipped.
Grows Huge and, gets 8' to 9' and Most Beautiful of all Elephant Ears - Alocasia Kuching Mask 14" plant. Plants produce uniquely shaped, dark green leaves accented with pale green or antique white veins, simply stunning!. I think the most beautiful of all the huge Elephant ear plants.
Kuching Mask’ is a new tropical plant used as a landscape and container plant.
The new cultivar was derived from a controlled breeding program conducted by the Inventor at his nursery in Louisville, Ky. The overall purpose of the breeding program is to make selections of Alocasia plants with large, colorful leaves that are easy to grow in the nursery and landscape. ‘Kuching Mask’ arose from a cross make in June of 2015 between an unnamed plant of Alocasia longloba x odora as the female parent and Alocasia macrorrhiza ‘Borneo Giant’ (not patented) as the male parent. ‘Kuching Mask’ was selected as a single unique plant in May of 2016 from amongst the seedlings derived from the above cross. ‘Kuching Mask’ exhibits resistance to root rot and cold temperatures.
Full Sun to Part Sun (3+ hours) Preferred Soil Moisture: Moist, Well-drained, Zones: 8 - 11. Beautiful 12" plant shipped. Two free fertilizer spikes and growing instructions included. We remove the 4" pot and ship in a baggy to hold moisture in. Only one shipping charge for as many plants as you buy from our store.
Two free fertilizer spikes and growing instructions included.
Mayan Mask's huge, dark green foliage creates a dramatic statement paired with its white veins and maroon undersides. This upright elephant ear lends a tropical feel to any backyard retreat. PPAF (Alocasia) Hybridized and grown from tissue cultures to be a disease free exact replica of the mother plant.
Alocasia Mayan Mask is a New colorful monster of a plant with large green leaves with white veins and dark maroon to purple undersides. This plant can grow to 6 to 8 feet tall.
Mature Height- 72-96" tall (6-8' tall)
Beautiful 10" or larger ship. 2 free fertilizer spikes included. Only one shipping charge of $10.95 for as many plants from our shop as you like. We remove the 4" pot and send in a baggy to keep roots moist
The Black Beauty is a compact elephant ear that grows 4 to 6 feet tall and wide. It has puckered, dark purple leaves and thick black stems. If your plant doesn't look just like the picture, give it a little time to grow up. Elephant ears' attributes become even more defined when they mature. Mature height: 4-6 feet, Light: 65%-73% shade. Likes high light. Zones 8 - 11. We grow only Tissue culture plants so guaranteed disease-free. Two free fertilizer spikes and growing instructions included with plants. Only one shipping charge of $10.95 for as many plants from our shop as you like. Healthy 12" plant shipped and growing fast.
Bird-of-paradise - Orange-Blue - (Strelitzia reginae) Bird-of-paradise or crane flower (Strelitzia reginae) is a native of South Africa and is closely related to the banana. The herbaceous plant derives its common names from the unique flower it bears, which resembles a brightly colored bird in flight. The leathery leaves are held upright on stiff leafstalks and are about 6 inches wide and 18 inches long. The plant forms a 3- to 5-foot-tall clump that can be used as a focal point in the landscape or in mass plantings. The evergreen leaves of bird-of-paradise do not drop from the plant, which makes it an excellent addition around pools or wherever shedding leaves are an aesthetic and/or maintenance problem. In colder climates, Bird of Paradise can be used as a houseplant.
The plant will tolerate temperatures as low as 24°F for a short time; however, freezing temperatures will damage developing flower buds and flowers. Does best in moist, well-draining soil. Flowers and foliage slightly larger in partial shade. Space 6' apart. Zone 9-12. Healthy 7" plants shipped now.