Colocasia canary



Colocasia canary is a plant that is not edible, fragrant, or flowering. It can be grown in a container and is cold-hardy down to -10°C (14°F). 

Colocasia is also known as taro root. It is a starchy vegetable with a nutty flavor. It is low in calories and sodium, and high in potassium. It is beneficial for the heart and can be consumed by people with high blood pressure. 

Colocasia is a herbaceous perennial plant with a large corm on or just below the ground surface. The leaves are large to very large, 20–150 cm (7.9–59.1 in) long, with a sagittate shape. The elephant’s-ear plant gets its name from the leaves, which are shaped like a large ear or shield. 

Colocasia has been known since ancient times for its curative properties. It has been used to treat various ailments including: 

Asthma, Arthritis, Diarrhea, Internal hemorrhage, Neurological disorders, Skin disorders. 

The juice of the C. antiquorum corm is widely used for treatment of body ache and baldness

(MRP Inclusive of all taxes)

  • Shipping Rs. 149 for entire order.
  • Plants will be shipping with pots.
  • Dispatch will be done within 3 to 5 days.
  • Delivery will be done within 2 to 4 days.
  • Country of origin: India.
  • Images may varies with the plant due to climate ,shipping, etc.

How to Care :

  • Make sure your plants are getting enough water and sunlight.
  • Recommended Soil Media: 40% Garden Soil 25% cocopeat 25% Organic manure/Vermicompost 5% charcoal chips 5% perlite.
  • Fertilize your plants once a month.
  • Avoid over-watering your plants.
  • Cut off any dead or diseased Leaves.
  • Make Sure Pots Have Drainage Holes.
  • Don’t Repot Immediately after received wait for at least 2-3 Days.


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