This plant produces an intense green inflorescence and has shiny leathery leaves. The plant grows to a height of just over 30 cm. Taccas are often referred to as Bat Flowers or Devil’s Whiskers.
In colder climates they make excellent pot plants if planted indoors in well-drained loam. The long lasting inflorescence are also good as cutflowers. Taccas are often referred to as Bat Flowers or Devil’s Whiskers.
We offer the rhizomes as growing plants in 1 litre polythene pots well rooted.
These plants prefer shade or partial shade where it is warm and humid. They should be planted in a mix of equal parts sand, loam and humus rich garden compost. Keep the soil moist during the growing and flowering time.