Colocasia esculenta 'Black Coral'

Elephant Ears


Photo courtesy of Proven Winners

  • Tropical foliage of jet black heart-shaped leaves
  • Clump forming habit
  • Disease resistant
  • Great in large containers or as a border
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Average Water
Average Water



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers moist, rich, well drained soil in full-part sun.


Height: 24-40 in
Spacing: 12-18 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~6 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Non-Flowering
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Mass Planting
  • Border or Bed
  • Great Foliage
  • Container

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Black

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained