Colocasia esculenta var. 'Black Magic'

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Black Magic Taro

Colocasia esculenta var. 'Black Magic'                       

White                                                         

Purplish/Black

3 - 4 Feet

9-11

Asia

2" pots or 4" pots

Colocasia esculenta 'Black Magic' - Black Magic Taro

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Colocasia esculenta var. 'Black Magic' is an elephant ear plant that is very common in the water garden industry. Black Magic Taro is used as a tropical marginal plant in the water garden hobby. It has attractive purplish-black leaves and is planted at the edge of a water garden in shallow water. As the common name indicates, Colocasia esculenta var. 'Black Magic' has leaves shaped like an elephant ear. These large purplish-black leaves makes Black Magic Taro a "must have" plant for every water garden.

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