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Elephant ears


Elephant ears is a plant which belongs to the Caladium genus. It is a houseplant / ornamental and is treated mainly as a perennial, so it grows best over a period of time (3 years and greater). Popular varieties of Elephant ears with home gardeners are Caladium, Mixed Colors, Candidum Junior, Caroline Whorton and Black Magic.

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How to grow Elephant ears

See our list of companion Plants for Elephant ears to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Elephant ears from seed

Transplanting Elephant ears

Common Elephant ears problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Elephant ears plants:

Other names for Elephant ears

Elephants ears, Caladium, Heart of jesus, Angel wings, Elephant ear

Caladium Vent.

Misspellings: Elephant's Ears

Elephant ears care instructions

How long does Elephant ears take to grow?

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