Elephant's Ear Varieties
Take your pick of these striking elephant’s ears and enjoy a parade of bright colors in your garden all summer.
Big, black, glossy, scalloped leaves with bluish veins on mature leaves; black stems; 3 1⁄2-foot-tall plants; clumper
Chartreuse leaves, light green veins, and a purple center; stems can have a purple cast; 3 1⁄2-foot-tall plants; runner
Velvety, black leaves with green veins; 2 1⁄2-foot-tall plants; runner; will quickly form a colony of plants
Green leaves with purple veins and purple stems; leaves are 12 inches long; 2 1/2-foot-tall plants; clumper
Black, velvety, ruffled leaves with silvery veins; 2-foot-long leaves; black stems; 5-foot-tall plants; runner
Bright green leaves with dark, purple-black blotches and flecks; 2 1/2-foot-tall plants; clumper