Elephant Ears (Colocasia)
POT SIZE: Gallon
Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Soil: Medium to wet, organically rich
Height: 3 to 10 feet
Spread: 2 to 10 feet
Originating in tropical parts of Asia and India, Colocasia plants like it warm and humid. Their leaves point downward and they have edible tubers, called taro. Their size makes them a great specimen plant. If you’re lucky, yours may produce calla lily-like flowers.