Alocasia x portora is one of the first hybrids produced by LariAnn Garner of Aroidia Research. The plant is a selection of her cross of A. odora and A. portei, and is the plant for you if you like large, robust, tropical-looking Alocasia’s with tolerance to cool weather.
These are bulbs that are 11/13 inches around. A baseball has a 9inch circumference so larger round bulb than a baseball by 2 to 4 inches.? These usually ship bare-rooted and depending on when shipped can sometimes be partially grown out.
Foliage: Huge green, rippled leaves
Flower: Green hooded
Height: 10 to 12 feet
Situation: Full sun to partial shade
Zone: 8 and up
Species/Hybridizer: Hybrid – LariAnn Garner