Caladium 'Florida Moonlight' (Angel Wings)
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Caladium 'Florida Moonlight' (Angel Wings)

Angel Wings 'Florida Moonlight', Florida Moonlight Caladium, Fancy-Leafed Caladium


Caladium 'Florida Moonlight' (Angel Wings) is a tropical, tuberous perennial with lush, heart-shaped, bright white leaves adorned with striking pastel green veins and edges. They are held on slender, upright stalks. Glowing in the shade garden, this luminous foliage plant is terrific to add color and drama to shady borders and containers. It also makes an excellent houseplant. Thriving in heat and humidity, Florida Moonlight is a sun tolerant Caladium.

  • Grows up to 12-18 in. tall and wide (30-45 cm).
  • Performs best in full sun to part shade, in humus-rich, moist, well-drained soils. Provide regular moisture and do not allow soils to dry out. 
  • Excellent in shaded beds and borders or containers.
  • Generally disease and pest free, this plant requires little maintenance. Watch for slugs and snails.
  • Tubers may be left in the ground in mild winter climates (USDA Zones 8-11). In colder areas, dig the tubers in fall before the first frost and store them in a cool, dry place over winter.
  • To be planted in spring. Caladiums require warm soil to emerge and thrive.
  • Propagate by division of tubers.
  • Harmful if eaten, skin and eye irritant. Wear gloves and other protective equipment when handling.
  • Toxic to dogs, toxic to cats, toxic to horses.

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Requirements

Hardiness 8 – 11
Heat Zones 4 – 11
Climate Zones H1, H2
Plant Type Bulbs
Plant Family Caladium - Angel Wings
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Summer (Early,Mid,Late)
Fall
Height 1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spread 1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spacing 6" (15cm)
Depth 2" (5cm)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Loam
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained
Characteristics Showy
Tolerance Deer
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Patio and Containers

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Requirements

Hardiness 8 – 11
Heat Zones 4 – 11
Climate Zones H1, H2
Plant Type Bulbs
Plant Family Caladium - Angel Wings
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Late)
Summer (Early,Mid,Late)
Fall
Height 1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spread 1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spacing 6" (15cm)
Depth 2" (5cm)
Water Needs Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Loam
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained
Characteristics Showy
Tolerance Deer
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Patio and Containers

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