Plant Type: Water Gardening
Tropical plant known for its’ striking dark glossy green foliage on violet stems. Adds boldness to pond area.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Likes to be planted or set where rich organic matter is abundant. A stream between ponds works well. Plant likes a lot of fertilizer.
Taro's send runners, which can be cut and transplanted for the purpose of holding over through the winter. Plant does need to be wintered indoors as it is a tropical in this region.
Plant is well worth the expense as the foliage is very rewarding.
Any water plants
Characteristics & Attributes
Foliage Interest, Border or Bed, Bog or Water Garden