Caladium bicolor 'Carolyn Whorton' /Carolyn Whorton Caladium

Caladium bicolor 'Carolyn Whorton'   / Caladium bicolor 'Carolyn Whorton'
An excellent pink and green variety
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An excellent pink and green variety

Close-up of the variegated foliage

Nice contrast to the greens of other plants

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Scientific Name: Caladium bicolor 'Carolyn Whorton'
Common Name: Carolyn Whorton Caladium
Plant Type:
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
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:
Comments: A reliable variety that will tolerate some sun. This variety has been on the market for a number of years and has withstood the test of time for good performance. Mammoth and jumbo sized tubers may be cut into several planting pieces for greater color massing. These pieces usually produce more leaves of slightly smaller sizes. Allow cut pieces to air dry 10-12 hours before planting.