Your cart is empty

Caladium "Red Flash" elephant ear


Sold Out

Plants for sale are Caladium "Red Flash" plants. Each plant I offer is Hybridized and grown from tissue cultures to be a disease free exact replica of the mother plant. Plants for sale are between 4"-8" tall. Caladiums are beautiful natives of the South American Rain Forests. With their brilliant colors in fascinating designs, and large heart-shaped leaves, they've become landscape favorites, especially since they are perfect for shaded areas. They're very easy to grow to boot. Red Flash it the showiest of the Caladium and my favorite hands down. We recommend using only Bio Spectrum organic fertilizer. Ships to the continental United States only. 

For detailed growing instructions please visit:  

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 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. Florida Hill Nursery is your internet source for buying rare plants and fruit trees. Our online Plant selection ensures the best selection of internet plants available. Ceck out our wide selection of other tropical plants, subtropical plants and norther temperate climate plants. Buy 1 plant or tree and recieve free shipping on the next three plants or trees using *best way shipping. Our online selection of rainforest tropicals and fruit trees can add a piece of the tropics to your back yard, greenhouse, patio or garden.

  • 0 Units in Stock

This product was added to our catalog on Monday 16 May, 2011.