Black Magic Taro

Botanical Name:
Colocasia sp. 'Black Magic'

Colocasia sp. 'Black Magic' / Black Magic Taro
Colocasia sp. 'Black Magic' / Black Magic Taro
Item# 310
$9.99

Product Description



Description From a genus of seven tropical plants.  An erect tuberous rootstock in marked with ring like scars where former leaves have dropped off.  Heart shaped to arrow shaped leaves resemble elephant ears.  Growing to 4 ft. masses of dusty charcoal black leaves on dark burgundy/black stems are spectacular.

Potting

Propagation

Hardiness

Care

Pot in a large pot that can be removed from pond. Plant in 1-6 in. of water. Cut off and pot up "pups" produced on terminal ends of stolens

Zones 9 - 11

      Tropical!    Grow in  full sun . Can be wintered as houseplant