Small leaves with dark rose-red blotches, deep red central veins and undefined green margin.
- Color: Red
- Growth Habit: Short with many small leaves.
- Height: Short
- Sun Tolerance: Shade To Partial
- Suggested Uses: 4″ to 6″ pots or larger. Beautiful in shaded to partially shaded areas of landscape.
Thomas Tomlinson, known as Tom Tom is a red Fancy Leaf caladium variety. These shade to partial sun loving caladium bulbs or tubers are great for adding easy color to your late spring and summer plantings. Tom Tom is a very old caladium variety that is considered medium to short in height (1-1.5 ft). Tom Tom caladium bulbs are tropical foliage plants that are easy to grow in landscaping, pots and planters. Tom Tom caladiums have many small leaves with dark rose red blotches, deep red central veins and undefined green margins. Caladium bulbs originated in the Amazon Basin, which is why they require and thrive in the warm summer day and night temperatures. Caladiums are from the Araceae family and mix well with other annuals, Hosta’s, ferns, and foliage.