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Model #63012

Green Upright Elephant Ear (Alocasia) Bulb Foliage (1-Pack)

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  • Striking, vivid green alocasia stands out in the landscape
  • Grows to 9 ft. tall on erect stems, unique for Elephant Ears
  • Breck’s - the finest bulbs direct from Holland since 1818
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Product Overview

Upright Elephant Ear is sure to get attention wherever you plant it. This alocasia sports massive, bright green leaves that soar skyward on strong stems up to 9 ft. tall. Unlike its cousin, this Elephant Ear variety stands erect to create an even greater focal point or incredible container planting. Move this exotic tropical indoors in winter to avoid the cold weather.
  • Space plants approximately 36 in. to 48 in. apart for best results
  • For best results, grow in well-drained, humus-enriched soil
  • Blooms summer to fall
  • Reaches standard mature height of 5 in. to 9 ft.
  • Includes one 7 in. to 9 in. bulb
  • Botanical name: alocasia odora
  • Grows and flowers best in full sun, partial shade
  • Container gardening, screening and privacy, rock garden

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Specifications

Dimensions

Mature Height (in.)
108
Mature Width (in.)
60

Details

Additional Characteristics
Deer Resistant
Annual / Perennial
Perennial
Average Shipping Height (in.)
1
Best Time to Plant
Spring
Blossom Color
No Blossoms
Botanical Name
Alocasia odora
Common Name
Elephant Ear
Fragrance
Non-Fragrant
Growth Habit
Clumping
Hardiness Zone
10 (30 to 40 F),3 (-40 to -30 F),4 (-30 to -20 F),5 (-20 to -10 F),6 (-10 to 0 F),7 (0 to 10 F),8 (10 to 20 F),9 (20 to 30 F)
Pack Size
1
Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.)
48
Returnable
180-Day
Shipped As
Bare Root
Sun Tolerance
Full Sun
Water Requirements
Twice a week
Wildlife Attracted
No Wildlife Attracted
Wildlife Deterred
No Wildlife Deterred

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