Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott





  • Scientific Name: Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
  • Common Name: black taro, elephant ear, wild taro
  • Group: Monocot
  • Family: Araceae (Arum family)
  • Wetland Indicator Category: FACW,OBL
  • Perennial
  • Growth Form: Emergent
  • Grows along edges of freshwater bayous and lakes, streams, ponds, canals, ditches
  • Introduced