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Metallica Elephant Ear

SKU: AM019607
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Metallica Upright Elephant Ear boasts large, heart-shaped leaves that are dark green above and silver-purple below. The puckered foliage has an interesting texture and is accented on the underside by dark purple veins. Sturdy stems hold the foliage upright, providing a bold focal point in containers, garden beds, and water gardens. Can also be grown as a houseplant in a large container. (Alocasia plumbae)
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Botanical Name
Alocasia plumbae Metallica
Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Easy To Grow, Container Planting
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Light Requirements
Half Sun / Half Shade
Soil Moisture
Average, Moist / Wet
Mature Height
48-60" tall (4-5 feet)
Bulb Spacing
24-36" wide
Bloom Time
Foliage plant all season