Colocasia Esculenta 'Illustris'. 

The Colocasia Esculenta 'Illustris' is a very impressive tuberous clump forming perennial. Magnificent huge heart-shaped leaves droop downwards, are blackish-purple in colour with contrasting lime green veins growing up to 90cm long. This impressive foliage provides a wonderful backdrop to richly coloured flowers in any garden. Pale yellow flowers can be produced in summer but not always. Frost tender it is perfect for growing in containers and placing into a border through summer to give it a tropical look and then moving indoors through winter. These specimens are exceptional quality.


These specimens are exceptional quality. Photos 1-6 show some of the actual plants in stock now. Please Note: Heights stated include pot sizes

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SKU: ColEscIllust-3.5
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