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Black Taro (Colocasia esculenta 'Black Magic')

$14.95

IMPORTANT NOTE BEFORE PLACING AN ORDER: To ensure that the Alocasia will revive after transit, we cut the leaves before we put it in the box so to let the plant to stay dormant.  Please follow the steps HERE to take care of the Alocasia upon receipt, and allow it to be acclimated, generally speaking in 2-3 weeks time you will see the new leaves.  If you hesitate about receiving a plant without leave, please don’t make an order.  Thank you for your understanding.

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Availability:In stock
SKU 201907311200001
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Rich, deep purple leaves supported on strong stems of the same color.
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.
Sunlight Demand: Bright / Direct sun
Flower Color: N/A
Foliage: Black
Soil Condition: Peat Moss 
Water Requirement: Medium
Purchase Size: Height 8 - 12'' (20 - 30 cm)