Why does my elephant ears have a flower pod ?

I have elephant ear plants that have a yellow pod coming up from the middle of the plants and that end opening up what kind of elephant ear is this? I bought 5 of them from Lowes this past spring and planted them and they are beautiful. Thanks! Ann

Submitted by frenchann

Hi, Elephant ears do produce a flower as they mature. You can leave the flower in place or remove it.

Answered by doug.jimerson