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Colocasia Diamond Head Elephant Ear
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Colocasia Diamond Head Elephant Ear

Colocasia Diamond Head Elephant Ear | Black Elephant Ear | Black Colocasia Bulbs
When breeder John Cho crossed a black elephant ear with a glossy one, the results were magnificent. Colocasia Diamond Head is a glossy black, dramatic variety that thrives in wet or boggy soils, or even submerged in a water feature. Unlike other very dark relatives, Diamond Head shines best in full, bright sun for the darkest, most lustrous leaves. This beauty is a fast grower, and creates a dramatic, tropical effect in any garden. Take care to ensure the boggy soil conditions for its best appearance, and it can even thrive in a large container. Hardy zones 8-11, bring it in over the winter in colder climates - this diamond is indeed precious!
1 large Colocasia Bulb
  • Planting Guide

    Plant bulbs 8-10" deep


    Water lightly until top growth appears


    Full sun to very light shade


    12-15" apart

  • Additional Details
    Common Name:

    diamond head elephant ear, black elephant ear

    Botanical Name:

    Colocasia Diamond Head Elephant Ear


    Full sun to partial shade


    Zones 7B - 11




    Glossy leaves so dark a purple, they appear black, vivid burgundy red stems

    Bloom Season:

    Late spring / early summer

    Bulb/Plant Size:

    5-7" tuber


    1 large Colocasia Bulb