Sumo Elephant Ear
|Description||Simply put, this plant is enormous! The huge green leaves can reach 3 to 4 feet long. This vigorous grower can reach 6 feet tall in the first year. Makes a dramatic statement in a large pot indoors or out, or as a specimen in the landscape. Evergreen.|
|Light||Bright Indirect Light|
|Watering||Keep soil surface moist, but not soggy.|
|Blooms||Prized for foliage.|
|Mature Size||Reaches 6 to 10 ft. tall and wide.|
|Care||Thrives and spreads freely in evenly moist, organically rich, well-drained soil. Prefers bright shade or filtered sun, and warm, humid environments. Apply a controlled release fertilizer to the potting mix or garden soil. In cold winter zones, enjoy outdoors but move inside well before threat of frost. Remove old, faded foliage as needed.|
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