PlantsCaladiums→Fancy-leaf Caladium (Caladium 'Raspberry Moon')

Data specific to Caladiums (Edit)
Hybridizer: Robert Dale Hartman
Leaf shape: Fancy
Primary leaf color: Novelty
Misc Caladium Details: Sun tolerant

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 13
Plant Height: 18 to 24 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Other: Berries white when ripe.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Multi-Color
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Underground structures: Tuber
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Humidity tolerant
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: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP20,069 (2009)
Goes Dormant
Parentage: Miss Muffet X Fire Chief

Image

Photo gallery:
Location: My GardenDate: 2014-05-19
By mjsponies
Give a thumbs up
Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2018-06-23
By stilldew
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2009-10-16Raspberry Moon Caladium single leaf
By donp
Give a thumbs up
Location: My GardenDate: 2014-05-19
By mjsponies
Give a thumbs up
Location: Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales FloridaDate: 2019-08-06
By Misawa77
Give a thumbs up
Location: Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales FloridaDate: 2019-08-06
By Misawa77
Give a thumbs up

This plant is tagged in:
Image Image

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
2018 Spring/Summer Planned Acquisitions by RickM May 10, 2018 11:06 AM 85
What's in your Florida Garden? by dyzzypyxxy Oct 18, 2014 5:16 PM 1,574

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Caladiums Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Caladiums (Caladium)

« The Caladiums Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by dirtdorphins and is called "Globularia"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.