Xanthosoma violaceum a large growing aroid commonly considered and elephant ear. Found native in parts of South America is is commonly used as a food source. The leaves are dark green and large with dark purple petioles. Mature plants can reach over 8 to 10 feet tall. Expect 4 to 6 feet in more northern areas. Fast and easy a great tropical plant with great petiole contrast.
Plants sold in 3 to 4 inch pots.