PlantsCaladiums→Fancy-leaf Caladium (Caladium 'Frieda Hemple')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Fancy-leaf Caladium
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Also sold as:
Freide Hemple
Freda Hemple
Freida Hemple
Frieda Hempel

Data specific to Caladiums (Edit)
Leaf shape: Fancy
Primary leaf color: Red

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 13
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Other: Berries white when ripe.
Underground structures: Tuber
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant contain calcium oxalate crystals, an irritant to the mouth and esophagus. Toxic to cats and dogs.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Child plants: 4 child plants

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Mid-Atlantic spring 2016 group buy for caladiums, local pick-up by critterologist Apr 26, 2016 1:25 PM 37
The Caladiums database by eclayne Jun 13, 2015 1:05 PM 7

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