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    ‘Tropical Storm’ elephant’s ear

    Colocasia esculenta ‘Tropical Storm’

    This striking new Colocasia features dark—almost black—foliage that develops a creamy white center as the season progresses. At about 2½ feet tall and wide, it is also more compact than…

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    Variegated sweet flag

    Acorus calamus ‘Variegatus’

    Variegated sweet flag is a deciduous, aquatic perennial with 5-foot-long bright green leaves with creamy, longitudinal stripes.

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    ‘Tiger Stripe’ elephant’s ear

    Colocasia esculenta ‘Tiger Stripe’

    This purple-and-cream-streaked elephant's ear makes a splash in any combination imaginable.

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    Grassy-leaved sweet flag

    Acorus gramineus 'Variegatus'

    This aquatic perennial is semi-evergreen and showy, with grassy, striped foliage that reaches less than 1 foot tall.

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    Southern blue flag

    Iris virginica

    Lavender-pink or white flowers up to 4 inches in diameter have purple veins and yellow throats.

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    ‘Diamond Head’ elephant’s ear

    Colocasia esculenta ‘Diamond Head’

    When breeder John Cho combined a black Colocasia and a glossy Colocasia, he created something shiny and new: ‘Diamond Head’.

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    Santa Cruz waterlily

    Victoria cruziana

    This giant waterlily produces massive, floating mid-green lily pads that can reach up to 8 feet across and can support the weight of a small adult.