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cowdenkyle

I enjoy gardening in my wonderful South Florida garden😷

Colocasia esculenta syn. Colocasia antiquorum

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cowdenkyle

My giant elephant ear for #animal-named #elephantear 🐘

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crabby58

That is Beautiful💚

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cowdenkyle

@crabby58 Thanks Thelma😃It is massive and just a year ago it was a small potted plant.

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gjones

Gorgeous huge leaves!

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cowdenkyle

@gjones Thank you. They just keep getting bigger as it gets older😃

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cowdenkyle

Wow I am surprised this put out a 4th bloom😃 #elephantear #elephantearflower #tropical

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cowdenkyle

Wow just noticed my elephant ear got a 3rd bloom😃 #octoberblooms #bestofoctober #elephantear

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lesliecole49

Yay! Very awesome

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cowdenkyle

@lesliecole49 I was very surprised to see a third. Maybe I'll get a fourth🤞😃

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lesliecole49

My black coral only had three but they were exciting to see for sure

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cowdenkyle

The first flower faded and a new one is opening today😃 #octoberblooms #elephantear

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cowdenkyle

My elephant ear bloomed😃 #elephantear #octoberblooms

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sushiwaitress

Wow nice!

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docthrill

Wow, never seen one before, nice 👍

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cowdenkyle

@sushiwaitress @docthrill Thanks so much😃

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sushiwaitress

I'm in New Jersey, so mine never bloom

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lesliecole49

Awesome!

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cheriej

It’s so pretty!! 😍

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hkyfvr

Lovely flower 😊

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gjones

Very pretty

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cowdenkyle

@lesliecole49 @cheriej @hkyfvr @gjones Thank you all. Such a cool thing when they actually bloom😃

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hkyfvr

Very welcome. It sure is 👍😊

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cowdenkyle

I like the way these look when they start to fade 😃 #beautyindecay #elephantear

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crabby58

Beautiful💚

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cowdenkyle

@crabby58 Thanks Thelma💚

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cowdenkyle

Love the morning dew on the elephant ears💚 #elephantear #morningdew #waterdroplets

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gjones

Wow that looks like a huge leaf and so pretty with the dew drops!

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cowdenkyle

It really is a giant☺ @gjones

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cowdenkyle

Another new leaf unfurling today😃 #elephantear #unfurling #newgrowth

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dadayba

Beautiful 🤩

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cowdenkyle

@dadayba They always look so cool when they are unfurling. Thank you😊

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cowdenkyle

Lots of rain lately🌧 #rain #waterdroplets #elephantear

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cowdenkyle

Excited to see my Elephant Ear has produced a new plant. It's a few feet away from the mother plant😃 #elephantear

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cowdenkyle

New leaf unfurling😃 #elephantear #unfurling

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dadayba

Gorgeous

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cowdenkyle

#foliagefriday #beautyindecay #fadedbeauty #elephantear

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cowdenkyle

Massive leaf with another unfurling behind it💚 #elephantear #waterdroplets #unfurling

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crabby58

Beautiful, love the lines in the leaves💚

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cowdenkyle

@crabby58 Thanks Thelma💚

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kaporyash

https://youtu.be/5RwIWGkMxrE watch this

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cowdenkyle

I was going to chop this leaf off today but it looked to pretty with the morning dew😃 #fadedbeauty #beautyindecay #elephantear #waterdroplets

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hannahchristine

#beautifuldecay its pretty a big elephant ear 😍☺

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emch

#foliagefriday

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cowdenkyle

A pretty new bloom this morning🌞 #elephantear

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cowdenkyle

#wildlifewednesday #saltmarshmothcaterpillar

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cowdenkyle

Been so busy this week that I didn't notice my Elephant Ear has it's very first bloom ever with another coming up😯Made me smile😊 #aprilflowers

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crabby58

W💛W. that's a beautiful 🌟 bloom💛💛 @usgardentags

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cowdenkyle

@crabby58 Thanks Thelma❤I didn't even know that they flowered🤣

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hannahchristine

@cowdenkyle they are beautiful i remember when mine flowered but my elephant ears didnt make the winter 😞i heard somewhere u can eat the middle of the flower so pretty love it ☺

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crabby58

W💛W really you can eat the middle🤔what would that taste like, I wonder? Interesting @hannahchristine

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sunlovin

Cool flower!🌞

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hannahchristine

@crabby58 probably nasty lol 🤢

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gjones

💛😍💛

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cowdenkyle

Some #waterdrops after the sprinkler was on💦

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cowdenkyle

Since planting this in the ground the leaves have gotten massive. I really like all the veins💚 #foliagefriday

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richard.spicer.7906

They look gigantic!

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gjones

Fantastic big foliage

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dadayba

Nice

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lesliecole49

The first leaf of mine just opened up this week

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cowdenkyle

@lesliecole49 Thats exciting💚

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lesliecole49

Yes, but the poor little thing has been ravaged by our storms and looks a bit bedraggled already!

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cowdenkyle

The unfurling of a beautiful new piece of foliage🌿 #unfurling

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cowdenkyle

#foliagefriday 🌿🌿🌿

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sherrisgarden

#plantsonsteroids #ginormous Love it 😍😍😍

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cowdenkyle

@sherrisgarden Thanks Sherri❤

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alysha

Where did you plant this outside? What’s the temp there? @cowdenkyle these are one of my favs. But I’m pretty sure it’ll probably die in the summer.. I’ll put it in a pot so I can move it around. Looks healthier and gorgeous

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cowdenkyle

@alysha I have this planted in my shaded garden bed. I'm in sunny South Florida so it gets pretty hot here but it gets only a sliver of sunshine each day🌞

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sherrisgarden

Very welcome 😀

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dadayba

That’s a gorgeous elephant ear. We should to have tons of this in my dads forested farm in the Philippines.

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cowdenkyle

@dadayba Thanks🌞Aren't they lovely😊

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dadayba

Absolutely lovely and pretty expensive too 😂 reminds me of my childhood in the farm

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cowdenkyle

The leaves are getting huge🌿And they look pretty cool after todays rain🌦 #foliagefriday #rain

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crabby58

Very nice🌱

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lesliecole49

Very nice, I hope I've got mine well mulched with this cold weather we're having.

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cowdenkyle

Kinda💚 #heart-shaped

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cowdenkyle

#bestofjanuary #foliagefriday

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mehul22

#foliagelove #foliage

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cowdenkyle

@mehul22 Thanks Mehul❤

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cowdenkyle

#rainbowweek #green

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cowdenkyle

Thunderstorms overnight saturated everything💦💦💦

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cowdenkyle

#bestofnovember

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teresacowden6

I love how you grow every plant from a cutting.

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cowdenkyle

@teresacowden6 not this one mom😆

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cowdenkyle

#foliagefriday Good luck everyone for Friday the 13th😳

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cowdenkyle

#fridaythe13th

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fearlessthereforepowerful

I gotta ask, what’s the size of that leaf?!?

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cowdenkyle

@fearlessthereforepowerful it is probably over a foot across now. I hope I have the correct name of the plant😯

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fearlessthereforepowerful

I checked it on a couple other plant ID apps, and arrow leaf elephant ear came up. I’m definitely NOT good at things without spines, but if you’re unsure, throw the plant ID tag up. Looks right per my quick check tho! I have a different version of it, love these!

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cowdenkyle

@fearlessthereforepowerful Thank You😀

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