Caladiums are grown for their showy leaves. In summer they produce clumps of long stalked, heart-shaped leaves.
Foliage plant all season
9-10 Find your zone
Full Shade,Partial Shade
Maintain soil temperature between 75-78F. Keep the night time temperature of the greenhouse at 65F or higher. Early plantings require longer forcing periods then bulbs planted later in the season, de-eying is recommended.
Plants Per Gallon: 1
Storage Temperature Prior to Planting: 65-70
Cooler Humidity Prior to Planting: High
Cover the bulbs with 1.5-2" of growing medium, use a well draining growing medium with a high organic content.
Caladiums are extremely easy to grow in moist well-drained soil. These shade loving but sun tolerant plants thrive in heat and humidity.