The Q&A Archives: Elephant ear

Question: How much sun does the elephant-ear plant require? I am unable to find out any information on this bulb.

Answer: Elephant ear (Colocasia esculenta) does well in shade or part shade and will also grow in sun if given ample water. The soil should be kept moist but not soggy.

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