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Caladium bicolor 'Kathleen' /Kathleen Caladium

Caladium bicolor 'Kathleen'   / Caladium bicolor 'Kathleen'
Does not have a strong presence among other plants
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Does not have a strong presence among other plants

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Scientific Name: Caladium bicolor 'Kathleen'
Common Name: Kathleen Caladium
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
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Comments: Gives lasting color all summer. Tubers sold by sizes that include mammoth, jumbo, No. 1, No. 2, and No. 3. Tubers may be lifted in late fall, dried and stored during the winter in a cool, dry place and replanted the following spring. Second year tubers normally one size smaller. Tubers seldom overwinter in the ground except in zones 10 and 11.