Sunday, August 15, 2010

Colocasia and Xanthosoma

You can find Colocasia at several places on the Purdue campus. Colocasia has the big elephant ear leaves. The Colocasia above is just west of Stewart Center.

Link to Colocasia:

This elephant ear plant is probably Xanthosoma rather than Colocasia as the leaves aren't peltate. It's just west of the Chemistry Building.

Link to Xanthosoma:

This Colocasia is just west of University Hall. Pictures taken August 13, 2010.

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