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WHO WE ARE
Commonly referred to as an elephant ear due to its long wavy edged leaves.Â Â
It is also known as Purple Sword because of the purplish vein down the center underside of the leaves.
Often grown indoors as a houseplant, it works well in containers and as a showpiece in a garden.
It can grow to a height of up to 3 feet in ideal conditions, and the leaves can be from 8 to 24 inches long.
It is a poisonous plant, like many alocasias.
It can grow in low light to bright filtered light, or a little bit of direct sunlight.
In 5.5 inch starter grower pot.