Imperial Taro (Colocasia antiquorum)
Imperial Taro is an elegant plant with heart shaped, black and green variegated leaves. Very exotic, this Taro is a perfect accent plant for the edge of the pond or beautiful as a centerpiece in a container garden. Grows 24" to 30" tall and can easily be wintered over as a houseplant in northern climates.
Hardiness Zone: 8-11
Planting Container: We recommend a 2 gallon solid planting container or a Large Planting Bag.
Light Requirements: full sun to part shade
Height: 2' to 3' - Spread: 12" to 24" Wide
Water Depth: Moist soil or water up to 1" deep (Maximum water depth is for mature bog plants)
THESE PLANTS CANNOT BE SHIPPED TO HI - KNOW YOUR STATE LAWS.
For planting instructions see our: Planting Instructions for Bog Plants Page.