7" Colocasia Mojito
Colocasia Mojito (Colocasia Esculenta, Elephant Ear Mojito) has heart-shaped, chartreuse green leaves flecked with deep purple to black. Colocasia love water and nutrients. These exotic beauties are fantastic outdoor plants over the summer.
Colocasia are not recommended as "beginner" plants.
Light: Bright, indirect light. Some direct sun will maximize the colours in the leaves.
Water: Keep the soil moist at all times. Water when the surface becomes slightly dry. If kept outdoors for the summer, daily waterings are recommended.
Humidity: Likes a moist environment with above average humidity. Stand on a pebble tray to improve humidity and mist frequently. Pop it in the shower for a while to give it an occasional boost. Lack of humidity can cause the leaves to become dry, brown, brittle and wilty.
Mature Size: Fast growing. Mature size up to 4 feet tall.
Toxicity: Toxic. Keep away from pets and children.
Comes in a 7" nursery pot.