Black Taro (Colocasia esculenta ‘Black Magic’)
$8.00 – $15.00
1. Rich, deep purple leaves supported on strong stems of the same color.
2. Black Magic Taro has burgundy stems with leaves that depending on the amount of sunlight the taro is getting can range from green to a dark plum color appears black. The leaves are heart shaped grow up to 3 feet in length. This taro grows about 2′ to 3′ tall and performs best when planted in partial shade, although it will tolerate full sun. Black Magic Taro is a perfect accent plant for the edge of the pond. In cold regions, over winter as a houseplant or lift tubers and store in a frost free area.
1. Sun: Part shade to full shade
2. 59 ~ 77 °F / 15 ~ 25 °C
3. High humidity
4. Rich, moist to wet soil