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

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Common names
  • Fancy-leaf Caladium

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