Coco Elephant Ears
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We ship this item in Spring.
LightSun to Partial Shade
Zone3 to 7
Bloom TimeEarly summer till autumn's frost
Soil RequirementAverage to moist
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionFrom June until the first frost, enjoy huge, heart-shaped to arrowhead-shaped leaves—up to 2' long. Just like any elephant ear, Coco loves the water! It makes a lovely potted plant, which can be even sunk into a garden pool throughout the summer for a beautiful and very happy aquatic display. Reaches a mature height of 3–6' tall. Colocasia esculenta 'Coco'
- Botanical NameColocasia esculenta 'Coco'
- Hardiness Zone3 to 7
- Lift in Fall3- 7
- Flowering TimeFoliage plant - foliage from June till first frost
- Light RequirementsPartial Shade
- Flower ColorGreen with pattern of veins
- Flower FormInsignificant spathes
- Foliage TypeHuge, heart-shaped to arrowhead-shaped leaves up to 2' long
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread4 feet
- Planting Instructions2-4" deep and 4' apart
- Soil RequirementsAverage to moist
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Wet Soil, Sandy Soil
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
Garden hardgoods and Gift Certificates ship with in 4-7 day.
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5A 3/20/17 - 6/17/17 5B 2/27/17 - 6/17/17 6A & 10AB 2/20/17 - 6/17/17 Last Order Date 6/12/17
Shipping & Handling Charges
Total Order Add Up to $40.00 order $9.95 $40.01 to $60.00 $12.95 $60.01 to $80.00 $14.95 $80.01 to $100.00 $16.95 $100.01 to over $18.95