Jack's Giant Colocasia Update!

Boca_Joe(zone 7A)September 4, 2008

hey check out my Jack's giant colocasia- Took the photo today.

All from ONE 15" high plant in May!

Boca Joe

Here is a link that might be useful: Boca Joe's Jack's Giant

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aroidgardener(9b/central FL)

Gorgeous as always!! I've been waiting for your update this year. I love looking at your pictures.

Thanks for posting
Martina

    Bookmark   September 8, 2008 at 7:35PM
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edleigh7

Nice work mate!!
Is that a Homalomena to the bottom left of Jack?

Ed

    Bookmark   September 9, 2008 at 7:24AM
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brenoreo(z7bTX)

Boca joe, your plants make me "green" with envy. I followed your fertilizer schedule this past summer and had the best-looking plants I've ever had. I've also added Cordyline Paradise to my wish list after seeing the picture of yours. If I should ever be so lucky to see one here in northeast Texas, I'll grab it up. Congratulations on having the garden I strive to have.

    Bookmark   September 9, 2008 at 8:20PM
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mokikat(z9 FL)

Where did you get the giant colocasia? I live in florida and haven't seen one that tall here.
All your plants are just awesome!

    Bookmark   September 10, 2008 at 4:10PM
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Boca_Joe(zone 7A)

Hi -
thanks everyone for the kind comments.

Ed- that is a giant leafed hosta to the left , I have a Homalonia out back -it has green leaves.

Mokikat- Wayside Gardens sells them, I have also seen them on EBAY.

Boca Joe

    Bookmark   September 10, 2008 at 4:47PM
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hong2007(9)

May I ask Boca Joe what do you feed your plants? mine plants are so "pukenies". I live in bakersfield california, does that make the diffrents on how big plants get?

    Bookmark   September 15, 2008 at 8:07PM
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