This elephant ear loves the moist shade but does best with some sunlight. The Antiquorum Illustris has large heart-shaped leaves with apple green veins and margins with the rest of the leaf being blackish-purple. This plant can reach up to 6 feet under optimum conditions. Hardiness Zones 8-11. Receive one bulb per order.
Planting Instructions: Plant the bulb with the narrow end facing up, about 4-6" deep in shade or part shade/part sun. Plant each bulb 12 – 15 inches apart. This plant prefers moist soil. Water the plant regularly during active growth. Lift the bulb in fall if you live in zones 3-8 for winter storage. Replant the following spring after frosts are over.