Colocasia esculenta 'Bikini-Tini' is a tall plant (up to 5'-7') with dark purple stems and veins with blue green, upward cupped leaves that will catch water when it rains. Colocasia 'Bikini-Tini' has strong stems and thick leaves that make this tetraploid a standout.
Colocasia esculenta is also known as Elephant Ears. This tropical type perennial prefers sun or light shade and consistently moist soil. Colocasia 'Bikini-Tini' makes a great specimen or container plant.