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Caladium praetermissum

Caladium is photographed in a Tondela pot. The package contains a plant in a plastic pot.

About the plant:
Caladium (also snake plant or elephant's ear ) refers to fragile plants with very decorative leaves that can be grown indoors and outdoors. Caladium praetermissum , which is often mistakenly referred to as Alociasia Hilo Beauty , forms tubers that grow into large heart-shaped leaves with alternating dark and light green and cream spots. This coloring may resemble military camouflage. Creamy flowers can appear in spring under the right conditions.

Difficulty: Advanced
Cleans the air: Yes
Pet Friendly: No
Suitable for hydroponics: No
Suitable for Kokedama: No

Approximate height of plant with pot : 40 cm
Diameter of the flower pot : 13 cm

Every plant is different, just like us humans. Please allow for a possible deviation in appearance compared to the product photo.

svetlo Light

The plant prefers indirect light and partial shade.

zalivka Watering

We water in 1-2 weeks, it prefers wetter soil. However, let the upper part of the substrate dry out between waterings. Overwatering could cause rotting of the roots.

vzduch Humidity

It is a tropical plant, so it requires frequent misting of the leaves.

mnozeni Propagation

Older plants can be propagated by division or broken tubers.

problemy Common problems

Overwatering: Too much water can cause root rot, yellowing or leaf drop. Brown spots on the leaves: Brown spots on the leaves can refer to too much direct light that burned the plant or to cold weather (e.g. draft). Dry air: due to insufficient air humidity, the leaves of the plant can start to dry from the tips and turn yellow or curl.
Caladium praetermissum

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