Restrictions: cannot be shipped to HI. Know your state laws. Never release plants into public lakes or waterways.
Taro is one of the oldest cultivated food crops with the roots of the plant being cooked into poi. Green Taro is a large, showy, plant with heart-shaped, dark green leaves, and can grow to 4' tall with leaves up to 24". It is also known as elephant ears.
Green Taro (Colocasia esculenta)
Hardiness Zone: 10-11
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
PLANTING CONTAINER: We recommend a 2 gallon solid planting container or a medium planting bag.
Height: 2' to 4' - Spread: 12" to 24" Wide
Water Depth: Moist soil or water up to 1" deep (Maximum water depth is for mature bog plants)
For in depth planting instructions visit our Bog Plant Planting Instructions page.