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Dioscorea elephantipes (elephant's foot vine )

Dioscorea elephantipes (elephant's foot vine )

Regular price $32.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $32.00 USD
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This plant will be in hibernation mode during summer.  During summer (May to October), you will be receiving a caudex with no leave and you need to wait till winter for new growth of leaves.


- Dioscorea sylvatica ("forest elephants foot") is a species of a twining tuberous vine that is native to Africa.

-Dioscorea sylvatica produces a distinctively flattened caudex, often with lobes that spread out.

- In dryer conditions it can become deciduous

- Don't water your plant frequently in hibernation mode to prevent root rot

- Don't put your plant under direct sunlight


Daily Care of Dioscorea sylvatica

Light condition:

Full sun to partial shade

How to water:

Allow getting dry between watering


Diameter approximately  1'' (2 - 3 cm)

Please click this link for information on how to acclimate the plant upon receipt. 

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