Which end is up on an elephant ear bulb?

Answer The bulb of the elephant ear plant (Colocasia esculenta), also known as taro, is often sold before sprouting, making it difficult to plant correctly. If you see sprouting on one end, plant the bulb... Read More »

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How do I plant elephant ear bulb?

Site SelectionPick a location for your bulb planting. Elephant Ear plants like full sunlight or partial shade. Your plant will grow to be 3 to 5 feet high, so consider the plant's potential growth ... Read More »

Which end of the elephant ear bulb to plant?

Elephant ears grow throughout the United States. They do not require much when planting. However, it is best to make sure that the bulb is placed correctly into the soil. The blunt end of your bulb... Read More »

How do i plant a giant elephant ear bulb?

Prepare the HoleSelect a planting site in full sun where the soil has ample drainage but is still moist. Use a hand spade or shovel to dig a hole 6 to 8 inches deep and 4 to 5 inches wide. Place th... Read More »

How to Tell the Difference Between an Asian Elephant and an African Elephant?

An Asian elephantElephants are the largest land animals on Earth. There are two species: the Asian elephant and the African elephant. Here are ways to tell the difference between the two species if... Read More »