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colocassia fallax

Posted by amyta z8 mid GA (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 20, 10 at 12:25

I have a damp patch I could plant something in and was interested in this because of it's size. In reading about it I keep noticing that it is "vigorous". The last time I planted something described this way it was way more than I bargained for. Would you consider this plant invasive?
Could you suggest something that isn't invasive that is hardy in zone 8. Thanks.


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RE: colocassia fallax

  • Posted by bihai zone 9 (My Page) on
    Sun, Jul 11, 10 at 15:50

Yes this plant is extremely invasive. I would be very careful planting it. It has taken over large portions of my landscape and has to be constantly pulled out.


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