Elephant Foot Yam is a root food in Africa. It is a very large Aroid. The flowers are humongous but they stink! Here in Canada, it is a novelty bulb to be grown in the warm summer months and the "talk of the town". Very showy, but smelly.
How to start from seeds: (9) Grow Elephant's Foot Yam from Seed - NOT the Corm (English) - YouTube
More information here: Amorphophallus paeoniifolius - Wikipedia
Store the root/corm in a cool dark dry place during the winter months, similar to canna lilies or dahlias. Then re-plant the following spring to scare your neighbours!
RARE! Not always available. A fun garden project.
10 seeds @ $9.95
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