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Caladium hortulanum – Heart to Heart® ‘White Star’ – Sun and Shade Caladium

Garden Height
15 - 20
Spacing
10 - 14
Spread
10 - 14
Habit
Mounded
Container Role
Filler
Flower Size
Medium
Light Level
Sun or Shade
Proven Winners

Caladium ‘White Star’ is a beautiful lance-leaved (strap) variety that tolerates full sun and also does well in shade making it very versatile in the landscape.  White Star has a white background with light pink to rose main vein, a dark green border and a dark rose red spot where the petiole attached to the leaf blade.

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

Features

Caladium ‘White Star’ is a beautiful lance-leaved (strap) variety that tolerates full sun and also does well in shade making it very versatile in the landscape.  White Star has a white background with light pink to rose main vein, a dark green border and a dark rose red spot where the petiole attached to the leaf blade.

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.  This variety is a medium landscape caladium They are great as fillers in combination recipes and wonderful in patio planters.

They can also be grown indoors as a houseplant in bright light or a sunny window. Caladium foliage also makes a wonderful component in cut flower arrangements.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Border Plant, Container, Landscape, Mass Planting