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Caladium

Classification: Foliage house plant

House Plant Group: Bushy plant

Character: Striking coloured and arrow-shaped leaves

Safe for pets? No

Varieties:

  • Caladium bicolor (Caladium hortulanum – Angle’s wings or elephant’s ears)
  • Caladium hortulanum candidum
  • Caladium hortulanum Frieda Hemple
  • Caladium hortulanum Lord Derby
  • Caladium hortulanum Mrs Halderman
  • Caladium hortulanum Rosebud
  • Caladium humboldtii
  • Caladium picturatum

Plant Care:

Plant issues:

  • Stunt growth: Too hot or too cold
  • Brown blotches, sunburn: Extreme weather conditions

Pests: