|Common Name||Golden elephant ear|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Foliage Color||Green, Lime|
|Growth Habit||Upright, Clumping|
|Hardiness Zone||10, 11, 12, 13|
|How Different?||Lime green foliage color.|
|Landscape Value||Tropical look, containers.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Summer|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||48" / 36" / 12"|
|Soil (Garden)||Well drained, consistently moist soil.|
|Water (Garden)||Needs high humidity and constantly moist soil.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
|Comments||Use as a backdrop for other plants, or anywhere you want an unusual tropical look. Specimen plants, containers, pond sides.|
Xanthosoma ‘Lime Zinger’
Wow! These leaves are stunning! Imagine huge lime green-colored elephant ears held upright. Use in containers as an accent. Grows to 4 feet or more.
*** PLEASE NOTE ***
This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 10-13
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 48″ / 36″ / 12″
Exposure: Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): —
|Water (Greenhouse)||Needs high humidity and constantly moist soil.|
|pH||6.0 – 7.0|
|Fertility Needs||150 – 200 ppm|
|Finish Time to 4″||4 – 6 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||—|
|Day Length for Flowering||Long Day|
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