Giant Elephant Ear
Alocasia lauterbachiana is a tender upright evergreen perennial with stiff, waxy, dark green leaves that have burgundy undersides and purple mottled stems. Inconspicuous greenish blossoms with a central finger-like spadix and a clasping petal-like bract sometimes borne at the leaf bases. These lush beautiful plants gives a tropical feel wherever planted. Best in part to full shade with organic, well drained soil. A great feature plant for containers and houseplant. This Elephant ear tolerates moist conditions but not standing water. Alocasia lauterbachiana will row to a height of 0.9m-1.2m and a width of 0.9-1.5m. CAUTION: Harmful if eaten/skin and eye irritant.Alocasia lauterbachiana is a tender upright evergreen perennial with stiff waxy dark green leaves that have burgundy undersides and purple mottled stems. Inconspicuous greenish blossoms with a central finger-like spadix and a clasping petal-like bract sometimes borne at the leaf bases. These lush beautiful plants gives a tropical feel...
|Common Name||Giant Elephant Ear|
|Plant Type||Evergreen / Indoor Foliage / Perennial / Shrub|
|In highlights list||Yes|
|Dimensions||120cm high x 150cm wide|
|Flower Colour||Burgundy / Purple|
|Foliage Type||Lanceolate - Pointed At Both Ends/Subulate - Tapering Point, Awl-shaped|
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