Colocasia antiquorum 'Imperial' - Imperial taro

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Colocasia antiquorum 'Imperial'

Imperial taro

More About Imperial taro

  • Tropical flare
  • Ideal for edge of pond, container or water garden
  • Bright indirect sunlight
  • Overwinter as indoor potted plant

Colocasia antiquorum 'Imperial', Imperial taro.  Whether you are designing a smaller container garden or a larger patio pond, the large bold leaves of the taro plant make it suitable as either a dramatic accent plant or it can be used as a soft backdrop for smaller plants. The Imperial taro has dark deep plum colored leaves with green veins and can grow 2-4' tall depending on conditions.