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Colocasia gigantea (Thailand giant form)

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Colocasia gigantea (Thailand giant form)

super-sized elephant ear

Araceae

Form
tuberous/fleshy
Stems
herbaceous
Foliage
deciduous
Longevity
perennial
Size
8 feet
Hardiness
hardy, semi-hardy
Exposure
sun to part shade
Origin
Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Jiangxi, Yunnan; Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia (Peninsular), Myanmar, Thailand, & Vietnam.
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