Taro plant for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible roots, mostly grown for the ornamental purple-black leaves, planting season in spring to summer (in cold climate) autumn to spring in hotter climate, better to buy bulbs, plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Taro plant – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial plant, growing hardiness zone: 8+, but also grown as house plant, water needed – average to big amount, light conditions – full sun to full shade, height: 40-180 cm, 16-68 inches.
Blooming in the summer in beehive shaped flowers that appear in white yellowish color.
Roots harvesting in the autumn to winter in round shaped flowers that appear in white-yellow color.
Alternative names: Taro, Colocasia esculenta