Elephant Ear Plants
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Elephant ear roots..

Zone WOODBINE GA. 31569 | Anonymous added on May 24, 2017 | Answered

I have a few very large elephant ear plants about a foot from my holding tank, they are large, can they break or crack my tank? Thank you Jim B.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 25, 2017

If they have enough room, they should not be a problem. But if they are constricted in their planting location (e.g. they don't have enough to spread) they may become a problem. I would recommend thinning them out regularly to prevent them from becoming overcrowded.

This article may help with dividing your elephant ears:
https://www.gardenguides.com/98920-separate-elephant-ears.html

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