Colocasia antiquorum ‘Black Beauty’

£10.00

Colocasia antiquorum ‘Black Beauty’

Brilliant purple-black leaves with a green dot in the centre and slight green veining.

You will receive a well rooted 1 ltr pot.

Unavailable until spring.

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Description

Brilliant purple-black leaves with a green dot in the centre and slight green veining.  This is a stunning mutation of Colocasia ‘Illustris’ the leaf is much much darker.  Freely sends out sucker and forms a nice clump.

Height and Spread: Height 2-3 ft

Sun/Shade:  Full sun to partial shade.

Soil Conditions:  Moist, rich soil. Can be used in the margins of a pond.

Hardy/Winter protection:  Tender will need to be kept frost free in the winter.