Slideshow: 8 Tropical Plants Your Customers Will Love

8 Tropical Plants Your Customers Will Love

Caladium ‘Creamsickle’

Bob Hartman’s Classic Caladiums

Caladium ‘Creamsickle’ is a 2013 white and burnt-orange fancy-leaf introduction from Bob Hartman’s Classic Caladiums program. It creates a new look in caladiums with a burnt-orange leaf pattern and contrasting white center and veins. De-eye to intensify its color and improve habit. ‘Creamsickle’ is suitable for pot sizes 4 inches and larger, and it grows fast with a very short pot crop time. This cultivar is excellent for landscaping and is sun-tolerant.

Caladium ‘White Cap’ is a 2013 fancy-leaf introduction that has white veins, ‘White Christmas’-type white windows and green margins. ‘White Cap’ has an upright habit and should be de-eyed for pot production in sizes 4 to 10 inches. It sprouts and finishes quickly. In the landscape, ‘White Cap’ prefers partial-sun to shady locations.

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  1. Appreciate publicsizing 2 of our New Caladium introductions With 75 to 1oo million being shipped yearly worldwide, caladiums just do not seem to get the exposure they deserve. Anyhow,thanks. Harry Hollander, Abbott-IPCO Inc. By the way Classic Caladiums is a sister Company of Abbott-IPCO,Inc.

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