Photo of Elephant's Ear (Colocasia esculenta 'White Lava'): Great photograph of the unusual blooming habit

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Name: Evan
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eclayne
Jul 18, 2015 8:24 AM CST

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It looks like the upper twisted yellow leaf emerged from a flag leaf while the lower one emerged behind it and threw it's own flag leaf and inflorescence with a proper peduncle. There has been a lot of discussion about the odd blooming behavior of White Lava and I'm glad to see such a clear photograph of all of the parts. Thanks.
Evan

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