Just a baby.
This plant was ocasionally growing in the middle of a dense thicket of Tradescantia Zebrina. Rio de Janeiro, early autumn.
alocasia hilo beauty
This elephant ear is a great accent plant in amongst its plain green cousins.
It does do well growing in water.
first year planting of hilo beauty
Posting this just to show the stems and backs of the leaves. Sorry for the poor quality - it was a very dark day.
my 1st year emerging