Plant Care Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear
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Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear

Taxonomy

Colocasia Blue Hawaii
Colocasia
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear

Water

How often to water your Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear

Water needs for Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear
0.5 cups
every 9

Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear

Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear

Blue Hawaii Elephant Ear


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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