Colocasia esculenta ‘Illustris’ Colocasia esculenta / Indoor Plants & Hoya Indoor Subtropical Subtropical Plants

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2.5 litre pot New Grade 45cm $34.50 30 Order

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Primarily grown for its spectacular foliage, Colocasia esculenta ‘Illustris’ (Taro) is a tuberous, frost-tender perennial with huge, long-stalked, heart-shaped, blackish purple leaves adorned with dramatic bright green veins. In more sun, the purple color is dominant.

 

  • Requires afternoon shade, prefers filtered sunlight.
  • Requires shade or bright filtered light with no direct sunlight.
  • Low wind tolerant.
  • Requires frost free site or indoors.
  • Grows to a height of 1 metres (approx).
  • Manages an indoor situation.
  • Requires adequate moisture.
  • Needs warm air flow e.g dining room, bedroom
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