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Angel's Wing
Scientific Name: Caladium lindenii (Andre) Madison
Synonym: Xanthosoma lindenii
Family: Araceae
Angel's Wing (Caladium  lindenii) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 21-25
USDA: 10b-12

Frost Tolerance: Keep above 50F (10 C)

Sun Exposure: Shade to deep shade

Origin: Colombia, Panama

Growth Habits: Perennial with corm-like tubers, up to 2 feet tall (60 cm)

Watering Needs: Abundant water, maintain humidity

Propagation: Division, or stem cuttings

This plant produces tubers and loses most of its leaves when it goes dormant. Plant in a mixture containing a large percentage of peat moss while still allowing water to drain well. Any exposure to cold might be fatal.

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