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Caladium hortulanum – Heart to Heart® ‘Hot Flash’ – Sun or Shade Caladium

Garden Height
15 - 20
Spacing
8 - 10
Spread
8 - 10
Habit
Upright
Container Role
Thriller
Flower Size
Medium
Light Level
Sun or Shade
Proven Winners

'Hot Flash' has bright shiny red centers and primary veins with a dark green to bronze border. It is quite beautiful with very showy leaves. This Fancy caladium is a sun to shade plant in most climates. Caladiums are also generally considered to be short term 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

'Hot Flash' has bright shiny red centers and primary veins with a dark green to bronze border. It is quite beautiful with very showy leaves. This Fancy caladium is a sun to shade plant in most climates. Caladiums are also generally considered to be short term 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

Great in landscapes and containers and will grow well in sun and shade locations. They can also be grown indoors as a houseplant where bright light or a sunny window is preferred.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Border Plant, Container, Edging Plant, Landscape, Mass Planting