Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Pic Today 7/7/15


BIG EARS
IN THE GARDEN

Also known as Imperial Taro,
these giant elephant ears
create magnificent patterns
in partial shade and moist soil.
(And boy, do we have moist soil!)

Black leaves with vibrant 
emerald green veins,
this variety is 
Colocasia Antiquorum 'Illustris.'

 

7 comments:

  1. Beautyful big ears :-)
    They are great with big flowers in the house.
    Have a lovely evening :-)
    Maria & Tina from Denmark.

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  2. ¿Dices que son orejas de elefante? pues sí que lo parecen, la verdad es que sí. Me encantó disfrutar de tu imagen.

    Un beso.

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  3. Preciosa composición de bonitas hojas.

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  4. The things that you know... :)))

    Big Kiss

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  5. is this the taro that one can eat? quite beautiful!

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