Fancy Leaf Caladium Candidum Sr.
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We ship this item in Spring.
ZoneLift tubers in fall and store in a cool, dry place in zones 3 to 8
Bloom TimeSummer to Frost
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionThe granddaddy of great, white caladiums, Candidum Senior grows 18-24" tall and features impressive, 10-12" leaves that will light up the landscape. Mostly white foliage is marked with prominent, green veins and smaller, more intricate veining. This variety prefers at least some shade and will complement more colourful plantings. Plant in part to full shade
- Botanical NameCaladium 'Candidum Senior'
- Hardiness ZoneLift tubers in fall and store in a cool, dry place in zones 3 to 8
- Lift in Fall3- 8
- Flowering TimeMidsummer till first frost
- Light RequirementsFull Shade, Partial Shade
- Flower Colorn.a.
- Flower FormInsignificant
- Foliage TypeLarge palmate heart-shaped white leaves with colorful green membranes
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread15 - 18 inches
- Planting Instructions2" deep (bud tips up) and 15-18" apart. Water well after planting. Place in a warm, filtered light area away from direct sun light which will scorch the leaves.
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningNot needed
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Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5A 3/19/18 - 6/16/18 5B 2/26/18 - 6/16/18 6A & 10AB 2/19/18 - 6/16/18 Last Order Date 6/11/2018
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