Colocasia esculenta 'Maximus Gigante' is a huge, upright grower with leaves that may reach 3'-5' long. The smoky, purple tinted leaves have stunning chartreuse veins. Colocasia 'Maximus Gigante' is a fast growing perennial that may reach 6'-8' in a single season.
Also known as Elephant Ears, it prefers full sun to light shade and consistently moist soil. Use Colocasia 'Maximus Gigante' as a specimen or container plant to lend a tropical feel to the deck or patio.