This giant plant grows the largest leaves of any plant that can be grown in the open.
A spectacular pond side plant, it needs plenty of room. Leaves can grow to 10ft across
and are big enough to shelter a man from the rain. When leaves die back in Autumn
cut them off and use them to protect the crown from frost.
Hardiness: Shady, fully hardy.
Position: Full to part shade, fertile, moist, soil.