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For a cooling effect on the hottest August day, look to crisp white. This long-time favorite white caladium delivers! Clean white heart-shaped leaves, accented with deep green veins and the occasional soft red lipstick smudge, sway atop 18-20" stems for a refreshing show. Caladium Candidum has demonstratd a tendency to sprout more quickly than other varieties in grower's trials, which extends its landscape value. Great for a long border or for mixing with impatience, coleus or other flowering annuals.
Our giant caladium bulbs are grower's grade "Jumbo", which are larger than either the commonly sold "#1" size or the pretty darn small "#2" size. Bigger bulbs produce fuller caladium plants.
|Botanical Name:||Caladium Candidium|
|Common Name:||Caladiums, elephant ears, angel wings|
|Growing Zones:||Grow in zones 4-11, lift and store tubers indoors for winter where ground freezes|
|Sun/Shade:||Partial shade to shade|
|Flower Color:||Crisp white foliage with deep green veins & edges|
|Plant/Bulb Size:||2.5-3.5" in diameter, multiple eyes|
|Season:||Colorful foliage summer through fall|
|Bloom Timing:||Colorful early summer through fall|
|Pkg. Count:||3 jumbo, multi-eye bulbs|
|Product info, photos and tips:||Caladium Planting Guide|
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