Colocasia esculenta ‘Illustris’ is a large, striking plant with unusual, heart-shaped, light green leaves with a purple-black overlay. The stems are also dark purple. The leaves are 6-14″ long.
Imperial Taro makes an excellent accent in the garden, container or pond. This majestic tuberous plant prefers organically rich, medium to wet soils. Adds bold color and a tropical look to any garden. Protect your PRINCE OF PARADISE™ from frost!