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Alocasia cuprea - Elephant's Ears


Alocasia cuprea - Elephant's Ears (Alocasia cuprea - Elephant's Ears)

This is one of several planted planted Elephant's ears in the rain forest area of Quail Botanical Gardens. Photo taken Nov. 2, 2010.



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once again I love the foliage.

4 Nov, 2010

 

Lindak;

Thanks! They do have an incredible leaf...with metallic green above and purple below.

4 Nov, 2010

 

The elephant's ear plant that I have grown here has small pink flowers in the spring and a flat shiny large green leaf to it.

5 Nov, 2010

 

Lindak:

There's many genera encompassing hundreds of species of Elephant's ear plants. The hybrids are almost endless also.

5 Nov, 2010



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