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Caladium hortulanum – Heart to Heart® ‘Clowning Around’ – Sun and Shade Caladium

Garden Height
15 - 20
Spacing
10 - 14
Spread
10 - 14
Habit
Upright
Container Role
Thriller
Flower Size
Medium
Light Level
Part Shade to Shade
Proven Winners

'Clowning Around' is a Fancy leaf Caladium, that grows well in part shade to shade conditions. is a fancy-leaf variety with clear bright rose pink veins cream orange areas surrounding and between veins with olive green often raised areas on the edge giving the plant an interesting textured appearance similar to one of its parents Twist and Shout®.  This is a new color pattern and combination for caladiums! Caladiums are also generally considered to be houseplants where they prefer bright light or a sunny window. 

Caladiums can be an irritant if ingested. The ASPCA has more information on which plants may be harmful.

Features

'Clowning Around' is a Fancy leaf Caladium, that grows well in part shade to shade conditions. is a fancy-leaf variety with clear bright rose pink veins cream orange areas surrounding and between veins with olive green often raised areas on the edge giving the plant an interesting textured appearance similar to one of its parents Twist and Shout®.  This is a new color pattern and combination for caladiums! Caladiums are also generally considered to be houseplants where they prefer bright light or a sunny window. 

Caladiums can be an irritant if ingested. The ASPCA has more information on which plants may be harmful.

Resists: Deer

Adapatable as House Plant

Dead-Heading Not Necessary

Heat Tolerant

Foliage Interest

Uses Notes

Landscapes and containers.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Border Plant, Container, Landscape, Mass Planting