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Xanthosoma 'Lime Zinger' /Tannia

Xanthosoma 'Lime Zinger'  / Xanthosoma 'Lime Zinger'
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Scientific Name: Xanthosoma 'Lime Zinger'
Common Name: Tannia
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: White, Green
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: The main attraction of this herbaceous perennial is the large, coarse textured elephant-like, chartreuse colored foliage. This plant can be featured in a planting bed with other plants or planted as an accent in containers. Provide a fertile, well drained soil and sunlight.