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Ednie Flower Bulb, Inc.

(Angel Wings, Mrs. W.B. Haldeman Caladium, W.B. Haldeman Caladium)

Caladium is a tuberous tropical perennial grown for its large colorful leaves. The pretty 'W.B. Haldeman' has heart-shaped leaves of bright pink with a green edge. This "fancy leaf" selection is best kept out of direct, hot sunlight for best foliage.

As a general rule, caladiums prefer part sun to part shade and fertile moist soil with good drainage. They resent cool moist soil temperatures which can encourage tuber rot. Large fancy-leaved cultivars should never be exposed to full sun as this...

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Gerald L. Klingaman

(Angel Wings, White Christmas Caladium)

White Christmas caladium is a tender tropical perennial plant grown from tubers. This plant is grown for its large, showy, variegated, colorful leaves that are white with medium-green veins.

Grow 'White Christmas' in partial to full shade in fertile moist well-drained soil. It resents cool soil. Use as a bedding plant, grown in containers or used as a filler in mixed plantings. May be grown in the ground all year in tropical climates. Elsewhere dig tubers when leaves dieback in the fall and...

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Gerald L. Klingaman

(Angel Wings, White Queen Caladium)

Caladium is a tender, shade-loving tropical perennial that’s grown for its fantastically ornamental foliage. The cultivar ‘White Queen’ is a sun-tolerant selection with white and green heart-shaped leaves. Each leaf has a red central vein and on new leaves the red color often bleeds into adjacent white areas, though mature leaves become predominantly green and white with only central veins retaining a red tint. Like most caladium, its flowers have insignificant ornamental appeal.

As a rule,...

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Ednie Flower Bulb, Inc.

(Angel Wings, Fancy-leaved Caladium, White Wing Caladium)

Strap-leaved caladiums are tuberous tropical perennials grown for their colorful, broadly lance-shaped leaves with heart-like lobes. The cultivar 'White Wing' has white, ruffled leaves with irregular green margins. The leaves are borne on upright stalks that arise directly from the rounded underground tuber.

All caladiums thrive in warm, fertile, moist soil with good drainage. The roundish tubers rot in cool damp soil. Like most strap-leaved caladiums, 'White Wing' tolerates full to partial...

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Gerald L. Klingaman

(Angel Wings, Fancy-leaved Caladium, Heart-of-Jesus)

Caladium is a tender tuberous perennial native to South America. It is grown for its dark green leaves that are variegated, streaked, or spotted with red, pink, or white. ‘June Bride’ is a lovely cultivar with silvery white leaves with green veins. Caladium thrives in partial to full shade in fertile, moist, well-drained soil. This plant adds color to any shady garden and looks great year round in tropical climates. In cooler regions dig tubers in the fall and store or use indoors as a houseplant...

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Gerald L. Klingaman

(Angel Wings)

Magnificent dark green and white-veined leaves that are shaped like a pointed arrowhead makes spoon flower one of the most gorgeous tropical foliage plants. Hailing from the rainforests of Colombia, this herbaceous tender perennial often goes seasonally dormant if winter chill or drought ensues.

Growing about knee-high, the slender stems that arise from tubers hold large leather leaves. Each blade is arrow-shaped with pointed lobes, being a deep green with crisp white to silvery white veins and...

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James Burghardt

(Mexican Boulder)

With skin-cutting, thread-like leaves that protrude from a rounded stump called a caudex, Mexican boulder also produces a pink flower spike. A evergreen succulent that resembles a tuft of wiregrass, it is native to north central Mexico.

The long, thing leaf blades are glossy and rigid even though they arch or flop as they lengthen. Colored blue-green to shades of gray, these leaves arise in tufts all over the rounded, fattended stem called a caudex, which looks like a rock. Plants are dioecious,...

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Audrey, Eve and George DeLange

(Baja Fairyduster, Flame Bush, Tabardillo)

Baja fairyduster is a delicate-looking, bright-colored, evergreen shrub for very hot, dry desert gardens. It demands a frost-free climate and plenty of direct sun. It is native to sandy washes and rocky slopes of the dry cape regions of Baja California and Sonora, Mexico. The plant is thorny and deer-resistant. Branching is open and the narrow arching twigs are studded with soft fern-like, compound leaves.

This shrub blooms after the rainy season, whether spring or summer. Blooms may also appear...

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Maureen Gilmer

(Fairyduster, Mock Mesquite)

Grown (and named) for its delicate and unusual winter blooms, fairyduster is a low, spreading, deciduous shrub from the southwestern United States and Northwest Mexico, where it grows in dry washes and gullies at low to middle altitudes. Gray, twiggy, often sprawling stems with small, alternating, pinnately compound leaves give rise to powderpuff heads of pink stamens in late winter and early spring. Their nectar attracts hummingbirds and other polllinators. Silvery seed pods follow the flowers....

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James H. Schutte

(Basket Plant, Chain Plant, Inchplant)

Thin, fleshy leaves that are light green and purple line the sprawling, octopus-like stems of chain plant and small fragrant white flowers appear in late winter. A succulent tender perennial from Mexico, it can become a large mounded mass of foliage outdoors or a lovely hanging basket specimen as a houseplant.

The long, lance-shaped leaves are a bright green with edges thinly or messily lined in dark purple. The leaf undersides are usually this same deep purple hue. These leaves are spiraled...