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Colocasia esculenta 'Black Magic'

Elephant Ear

The black magic colocasia is an extraordinary plant. Dusty dark purple mystical broadleaves give this a deep jungle flair. Growing from a central clump the leaves can get up to 6 feet tall preferring sun to partial shade and lots of water. Pairs well with hibiscus, bird of paradise and bananas and cannas.

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  • »  Giant, tropical-looking dusky purplish-black leaves
  • »  Plants thrive in full sun and boggy conditions
  • »  Enjoys high heat and humidity

Additional Information
Height 3-5 ft
Spread 3-5 ft
Hardiness Zone 9 - 13
Detailed Description for Colocasia 'Black Magic'

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