Giant Elephants Ear

Alocasia Macrorrhiza

Sunshine Coast Plant Varieties
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Alocasia Macrorrhiza - Giant Elephants Ear - Noosa Landscaping Services

Giant Elephants Ear Description

Alocasia macrorrhiza, commonly known as Giant Taro or Elephant Ear, is a tropical plant prized for its large, dramatic leaves and imposing presence.

It is native to tropical regions of Asia and features enormous heart-shaped leaves that can reach impressive sizes, often exceeding 60cm in length and width.

Giant Elephants Ear Maintenance

Give it a spot in part-shade or filtered light and ensure the soil is well-drained.

Indoors, alocasia prefers a brightly lit spot out of direct sunlight.

Avoid cold draughts and sudden temperature changes.

Water regularly to keep the potting mix moist.

Giant Elephants Ear Alternative Names

Giant Alocasia.