An absolute statement for the avid plant collectors!
Elephant Ear is one of the largest Alocasia plants with breathtaking foliage that will add a dense tropical look to your indoor garden.
During the warmer summer months, it can produce new arrow-shaped leaves every week.
Key Benefits of Elephant Ear 'Giant Taro'
Improve your home’s air quality!
An amazing purifier and humidifier, the Alocasia Macrorrhiza absorbs carbon dioxide and impurities from the air and expels the fresh air we breathe. Because it’s a humidity lover, it works extra at transpiring increasing air moisture. Not only that, its super large leaves are great dust trappers!
Good for your lungs, your skin and your spirits!
Who is the Elephant Ear 'Giant Taro'?
Also known as Borneo Giant and Giant alocasia.
Where is it from?
The Giant Alocasia is native to India, Sri Lanka, and the Indonesian Islands.
Good For You!
Calm: This wonderful plant can bring freshness and life to your home, giving you a sense of calm.
Connection: As you water, prune, repot and care for this Alocasia, you build a nurturing relationship with nature which leads to looking better after yourself and others!
Is The Elephant Ear 'Giant Taro' The Right Plant For Me?
This plant can be a little bit challenging for new gardeners, it’s a large tropical plant so it’s native conditions need to be replicated at home.
It will be a very rewarding challenge due to its magnificent looks, but you need to make sure you have enough space as it is a fast-growing plant that will reach great heights.
Toxicity: The Giant Taro contains calcium oxalate, so it’s highly poisonous. It can cause swelling, irritation in the mouth and difficulty breathing. So, keep away from nibbly pets and curious children!
How tall does it grow? It can grow up to 15 feet tall and 8 feet wide. Each leaf can reach up to 3.5 feet!
Magnificent tropical looks to your home that will bring happiness and fresh air! Get your Giant Taro now!