White Lava Taro | Colocasia esculenta 'White Lava' | Available Spring 2021
White Lava Taro has thick, purple stems with emerald green leaves that have wide, creamy white centers. The leaves are shiny accented with the amazing creamy white markings. This taro grows about 3' to 4' tall and performs best when planted in partial shade, partial sun. White Lava Taro is a perfect accent plant for the edge of the pond. In cold regions, over winter as a houseplant or lift tubers and store in a frost free area.
White Lava Taro (Colocasia esculenta 'White Lava')
Hardiness Zone: 8-11
Light Requirements: Part Sun to Part Shade
Height: 3' to 4' - Spread: 3'
Water Depth: Moist soil or water up to 1" deep (Maximum water depth is for mature bog plants)
Taros are restricted in HI and cannot be shipped into the state