Caladium bicolor 'Florida Calypso' /Florida Calypso Caladium

Caladium bicolor 'Florida Calypso'   / Caladium bicolor 'Florida Calypso'
Unique color mottling in this variety
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Unique color mottling in this variety

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Scientific Name: Caladium bicolor 'Florida Calypso'
Common Name: Florida Calypso Caladium
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: Unique color, but does not show up well with other garden greens. Needs to receive some morning sunlight to have a strong presence. To encourage more leaf production during midsummer, removed white flowers (spathes) which appear on stalks that are sometime concealed within the foliage mass.