Very frilly rosy pink leaves with a deeper rose vein and thin green margin.
- Color: Pink
- Growth Habit: Short and compact with many full leaves.
- Height: Short
- Sun Tolerance: Shade To Full Sun
- Suggested Uses: 4″ pots or larger. Beautiful color in semi-shaded and sunny areas of landscape and borders. Wonderful for hanging baskets and window boxes.
Florida Sweetheart is a pink Lance Leaf caladium variety. These shade to full sun loving caladium bulbs or tubers are great for adding easy color to your late spring and summer plantings. Florida Sweetheart is considered short to medium in height (1-1.5 ft). Florida Sweetheart, is a striking variety that was developed by the University of Florida to be able to withstand Florida’s extreme summer sun and heat. Florida Sweetheart caladium bulbs are tropical foliage plants that are easy to grow in landscaping, pots and planters. Florida Sweetheart caladiums have very frilly, rosy pink leaves with a deeper rose vein and thin green margins. A customer favorite, these vibrant pink leaves look beautiful in front of taller contrasting caladiums or foliage and in hanging baskets. 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.