Colocasia Pharaoh’s Mask
Colocasia Pharaoh’s Mask - 15-20cm / Nursery Plastic Pot is backordered and will ship as soon as it is back in stock.
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ABOUT THE PLANT
Colocasia 'Pharaoh's Mask' is an exquisite and highly sought-after variety of Colocasia, commonly known as Elephant Ear or Taro. With its stunning foliage and unique coloration, it adds a touch of exotic beauty to any garden or indoor space.
'Pharaoh's Mask' is named for its distinctive leaf pattern, reminiscent of an ancient Egyptian pharaoh's mask. The large, heart-shaped leaves feature deep, glossy black coloration with vibrant veins in contrasting shades of green. The intricate veining creates a captivating and dramatic effect, making it a true statement plant.
The leaves of 'Pharaoh's Mask' can reach an impressive size, spanning up to 1 to 2 feet (30 to 60 centimeters) in diameter. This large foliage, combined with its upright growth habit, creates a bold and tropical presence in the garden or as a focal point indoors.
This Colocasia variety is a perennial plant that thrives in warm and humid climates. It prefers rich, well-draining soil and requires regular watering to keep the soil consistently moist. Providing the plant with ample sunlight or partial shade will help it achieve its full potential.
In colder climates, 'Pharaoh's Mask' can be grown as an annual or overwintered indoors. When growing indoors, ensure it receives bright, indirect light and maintain adequate humidity levels to mimic its natural environment.