Tacca chantrieri
BLACK BAT FLOWER, DEVIL FLOWER
Taccaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
1m
Plant habit
 
1m

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Origins: India-Subcontinent, Tropical Asia

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Tacca chantrieri
BLACK BAT FLOWER, DEVIL FLOWER
Taccaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
1m
Plant habit
 
1m

FEATURES

Flowers: black-purple

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical designs

Uses: pot, accents, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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