Plants for sale are Caladium "Cinnabar" plants. Plants for sale are between 5"-16" tall Each Caladium I offer is Hybridized and grown from tissue cultures to be a disease free exact replica of the mother plant. We sell only live virus indexed "negative" plants not bulbs. Bulbs will carry any diseases the donor plant may have and with older plants the probability of that occurring is very high that's why we offer only lab tested culture grown, Virus indexed plants that are safe for your garden. This Caladium Boasts Highly glossy red foliage with a broadly ruffled leaf. Grows to 1-2 feet tall. We recommend using only Bio Spectrum organic fertilizer. Ships to the continental United States only.
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How to grow Caladium Elephant ears,
Caladium soil requirements and planting instructions, Mix together the following: 50 percent potting soil; 20 percent peat moss; 20 percent orchid bark with charcoal; 10 percent shredded sphagnum moss and a handful of perlite. Place this mixture in a pots, beds or garden and plant your Caladium. Proper site preparation ensures years of growth and once established they will not require weed control. Strong growth will Soil Ph should be around 5.6-7.0 light conditions, When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has bright indirect light, but not direct sunlight. Plants will produce large fragrant flowers. Caladium plant care, If using drip irrigation allow soil to dry slightly between waterings. Do not over water any members of the Caladium family. Caladium fertilizer, this heavy feeder every three weeks during the warmer months with a one half-strength fertilizer with a balanced N-P-K ratio or 20-20-20. Caladium pests and disease are few and far between. Caladium are also referred to as Caladium bicolor, Caladium humboldtii, Caladium lindenii, Caladium paradoxum, Caladium schomburgkii, Caladium steudneriifolium, Caladium ternatum, Caladium are generally grown from side shoots or bulbs vs seeds. There are thousands of varieties of Caladium.
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This product was added to our catalog on Monday 16 May, 2011.