Spice up the shaded areas of your garden or yard with this great value pack of Caladiums! This packaged contains (5) top-sized caladium bulbs, ranging in leaf color from red to pink to white. This mix will be sure to add a natural almost tropical feeling to even the darkest parts of your yard! Also known as Angel Wings.
You can start these indoors: Put a bit of potting soil, a little water and the bulb in a plastic bag. Poke a few air holes in the bag and place it near a heat vent. ( Needs 70° or higher) Once all danger of frost has passed, you may plant your started caladium outdoors.
Bloom Time: summer
Minimum for Effect: 5
Caladium can be planted in any direction and will automatically reposition themselves for growing. Produce heart shaped leaves and are mainly grown for their foilage. Caladium grows faster in warmer weather.
Features of Genus:
Native to South America, caladium do well in warmer climates.
How to Plant Caladiums?
To plant Caladiums the bulbs should be planted with the nose of the bulb upward (or the roots facing downwards) and the Mixed Fancy Leaf Caladium Value Pack should be planted roughly 2-3" deep and 9-12" apart from one another.
Note: For some bulbs you may not be able to tell which way is up or down, in these cases just plant them on their side and they will adjust on their own.
When to Plant Mixed Fancy Leaf Caladium Value Pack ?
Caladiums are normally planted spring, and most Mixed Fancy Leaf Caladium Value Pack will begin to flower sometime in summer.
Shipping is only $5.95 for any and all orders, including bulk bulbs!
Shipping & Handling
Shipping Schedule: (Spring 2016)
We will begin shipping most spring-planted bulbs beginning in Mid-March, and will ship based on the best time to plant in your zone. The shipping schedule for those orders is listed below. If you need your bulbs shipped earlier or later than the date listed, please contact Customer Service at 1-866-688-9547 at least 5 business days advance of that date.* Packages will ship FedEx Ground or USPS Priority Mail (3-5 business days). If you need 1-day or 2-day air delivery, please contact us for a price quote based on your order and location.
**We cannot guarantee the shipment of spring bulbs before March 17, 2016, in exception to Begonias and Caladiums.
Begonia Only Orders
Shipping Begins Late February /Early March
Shipping Begins March 17
Shipping Begins Early April
Shipping Begins Mid-April
Shipping Schedule: (Fall 2016)
We will begin shipping most fall-planted bulbs beginning in Mid-September, and will ship beginning with the pre-orders which were placed first. The shipping schedule for those orders is listed below. If you need your bulbs shipped earlier or later than the date listed, please contact Customer Service at 1-866-688-9547 at least 5 business days advance of that date.* Packages will ship FedEx Ground or USPS Priority Mail (3-5 business days). If you need 1-day or 2-day air delivery, please contact us for a price quote based on your order and location.
**We cannot guarantee delivery of fall planted bulbs before September 14, 2016, other than Bearded Iris-Only orders which will ship in August.**
Bearded Iris-Only Orders
Shipping Begings in August
Fall Planted Bulbs: Zones 3-5
Shipping Begins Mid-September
Fall Planted Bulbs: Zones 6-7
Shipping Begins Early October*
Fall Planted Bulbs: Zones 8-10
Shipping Begins Mid-October**
Shipping Begins Early November
*Shipping continues to zones 3-5
**Shipping continues to zones 3-7