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Caladium 'Thai Beauty': This caladium thrives in partial shade, tolerating up to half a day of sunlight (which actually improves its color). The leaves emerge green in spring, but quickly begin assuming their bright, eye-catching hues that holds up nicely no matter how hot and humid your summer gets. Grows up to 20" tall. Perennial in zones 9-10.

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If you live in the northern half of the U.S., you may think caladiums are only suitable for southern gardens. Not so! The photo above was taken in a zone 6 garden in New Jersey, and we have customers from Pennsylvania to Iowa getting the same great results. During the summer, most of the country

6 Tips for Growing Caladiums in Zones 5-7 - Longfield Gardens

If you live in the northern half of the U.S., you may think caladiums are only suitable for southern gardens. Not so! The photo above was taken in a zoneRead More

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Wintering canna bulbs is an excellent way to make sure that these tropical looking plants survive in your garden year after year. Storing canna bulbs is simple, and this article will show you how.

Canna Bulb Storage – Tips For Storing Canna Bulbs

Wintering canna bulbs is an excellent way to make sure that these tropical looking plants survive in your garden year after year. Storing canna bulbs is simple, and this article will show you how.

Canna- Zones 7-11 Prefers full sun and comes in a variety of colors.

How to Use Canna Lily in the Garden

Turn up the heat in your garden design by adding tropical canna lily. Its exotic beauty makes every planting sizzle.

Caladium bicolor, Caladium, Fancy Leaved Caladium

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How to Save Caladium Bulbs

How to Save Caladium Bulbs

After 6-8 months of growing when summer ends, your colorful caladiums will begin to look tired, stringy and bedraggled. When foliage begins to die back, they're ready for a nap. But if their bulbs are stored properly, they'll winter just fine and you can replant them next year. Lift your bulbs before the ...

Caladiums or Elephant Ears in blue and purple

Purple! (or violet)

You know you're a big deal when you have your own domain name...and you're a COLOR. That's right, purple has it's own domain: www.purple.com. On the color purple (non-spectral)/violet (spectral), Wikipedia of all places has some insightful info: "The word 'purple' comes from the Old English word purpul which originates from the Latin purpura. This in turn is derived from the Koine Greek πορφύρα (porphyra), name of the Tyrian purple dye manufactured in classical antiquity from a mucus…

Illustris - Elephant's Ear - Colocasia esculenta

Illustris - Elephant's Ear - Colocasia esculenta

Proven Winners - Illustris - Elephant's Ear - Colocasia esculenta none plant details, information and resources.

Elephant ear plants are a fun and dramatic feature to add to your garden but they are not cold hardy. That said, you can dig up and store elephant ear bulbs for the winter. This article can help with that.

Tips For Storing Elephant Ear Bulbs

Elephant ear plants are a fun and dramatic feature to add to your garden but they are not cold hardy. That said, you can dig up and store elephant ear bulbs for the winter. This article can help with that.

Wintering canna bulbs is an excellent way to make sure that these tropical looking plants survive in your garden year after year. Storing canna bulbs is simple, and this article will show you how.

Canna Bulb Storage – Tips For Storing Canna Bulbs

Wintering canna bulbs is an excellent way to make sure that these tropical looking plants survive in your garden year after year. Storing canna bulbs is simple, and this article will show you how.

~Calla Lili Flower

~Calla Lili Flower