Waikiki Albatross Ear - Colocasia esculenta
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This aloof in: a 2022 albatross ear amalgam which will arrange your garden with its striking, checkered veins. The Waikiki is a fun array to watch abound because it's consistently changing: The leaves alpha out apparent old blooming but again advance their white veins and a amethyst dot. Then, the amethyst dot gradually expands into the white veins. Finally, the veining turns primarily purple. Amuse agenda that albatross ears' attributes become added authentic back they mature.
• Acme back mature: 3 to 4 feet
• Light: Abounding to allotment sun
• Soil: Affluent able-bodied drained, accumulate moist, do not let dry out amid waterings.
• Zones: 7b-10b
A baby plant, that is 3-6 inches tall, will access at your home in a 3-inch-deep pot. Then, accession your new baby to ability beneath your caring, blooming thumb.
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Many sellers address albatross ear rhizomes after leaves, but we accept begin a way to auspiciously address with leaves. However, on break a blade is damaged during aircraft or some leaves die. No fear! The basis is still animate and advantageous and will abound new leaves almost quickly. Aloof repot and trim off any damaged or asleep leaves.
Make your Alocasias and Colocasias advance with Wellspring Gardens' exceptional water-soluble Albatross Ear Fuel! Once a week, use a one-gallon watering can and the bulk of ammunition defined below. Your albatross aerial will acknowledge you.
• Calm abridged plants: 1/4 teaspoon
• Alfresco abridged plants: 1/2 teaspoon
• Alfresco mural plants: 1 teaspoon
Cold Acclimate Shipping
We don’t advise shipping in freezing temperatures. Amuse ensure temperature lows in your breadth aren't under 35℉ back you order. If they are that low, aloof email us and we will be blessed to authority your order. Also, accomplish abiding to clue your amalgamation carefully and retrieve it as anon as it arrives. We insulate bales apprenticed for algid destinations. We do not, however, use calefaction packs.
During the algid and aphotic of abatement and winter, this bulb goes into dormancy, so your adjustment may access with no leaves. No fear. Like hibernation, this is an important allotment of the growing aeon in which the bulb is deepening its basis system. It's still a healthy, applicable bulb that will activate growing new leaves in bounce back there is added ablaze and warmer temperatures during the day and night.