Images by Bhagyashri Ranade, Aarti Khale, Gurcharan Singh & (Binu Thomas – identified by Pudji Widodo), (inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade)




efloraofindia 897654 sharing pictures of Caladium plant at Pune Maharashtra: I would like to share pictures of Caladium plant at Pune. I like the variegated colour of the leaves 

I think Caladium bicolor
Mine pics from Arya P G College campus Panipat 

Yup its Caladium bicolor …. comes in different colour patterns!! 

Any chance of Caladium hortulanum

Caladium hortulanum Bridsey is a synonym<>

of Caladium bicolor (Aiton) Vent.<


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Caladium bicolor (Aiton) Vent.

Common foliage plant, often grown in pots with variety of colour patterns on leaves, photographed from Delhi




Areceae, Arecaceae, and Zingiberaceae Fortnight -Areceae 02 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4).
Mailing few photos of Caladium sp. 

Cultivars of Caladium bicolor



Seen at the Lalbagh Nursery in Nov,13.

Cultivated, ornamental, potted plant.



Photographed today this seems to be what is known as Caladium bicolor var. hortulanum or maybe Caladium x hortulanum as in –

Thank you

Nice upload

Thanks … for sharing

These ornamental aroids are very difficult to identify, was browsing some species – 

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Photographed today near my home.

Nice ones …



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Photographed today this is also Caladium bicolor (Aiton) Vent. as per Top Tropicals, not Caladium x hortulanum as I claimed in my earlier thread.

Good photographs …

Thank you Sir. … seems to have uploaded same plant that I am yet to see.



Caladium bicolor 

Panji Goa
September 2009



Caladium bicolor from our home garden.

Picture taken on 5/5/14.

Yes … Thanks for sharing



Caladium bicolor seen at Sigiriya, Sri Lanka in Nov,2010.



This is yet another cultivar that I have recorded today.

I recorded this plant in a compound near my school. The owner has a liking to strange looking plants. I have recorded one, will upload shortly.



For Species id please.

Caladium bicolor?

Perhaps Caladium bicolor ‘White Queen’

Thanks for a probable id.



From the Lalbagh Nursery.

Seen in Nov,2013.


Would like to know the Cultivar name for this bright pink & green Caladium.

At the Lalbagh Nursery in Nov,2013.

This looks like Caladium ‘Freida Hemple’.


Taken in Nasik. Id by … Kindly validate.

I hope Caladium ‘Freida Hemple’

This could be Caladium Kathleen as suggested by …

Caladium bicolor ‘Kathleen’



efloraofindia:”For Id 18082011MR1’’ which type of Caladium is this at Pune:  Which type of Caladium is this plant with following specifications. Is it Caladium Carolyn Wharton? What are the common names for Caladium?

I have also attached a picture which shows both Caladium bicolor and this plant to be identified.
Date/Time- 29/7/2011  3.00 pm
Location- Place, Altitude, GPS-  Pune Maharashtra
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Garden
Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb-  Small potted plant
Height/Length- short plant grows upto maybe 1 foot in height
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- heart shaped leaves, green with pink speckles and red veins
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts- White flowers hood like
Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds- Not seen

I think all Caladium bicolor and different varieties of this sp pls see the link 
carolyn wharton etc are the name given to different garden cultivars of C. bicolor



DSCN9966.JPG = A cultivar of Caladium bicolor

Ornamental For ID : Lalbagh,Bangalore : 191213 : AK-22 Attachments (2). 7 posts by 3 authors.
Seen at the Lalbagh Nursery on 25/11/13.

Ornamental, cultivated, potted plants.

I hope Caladium bicolor

Thanks for the id.
Caladium bicolor is known to me.
The leaves in the first picture I thought were different.
Hence I posted these.

1st pic. Caladium hortulanum ‘Painted Lady’

2nd pic. Caladium hortulanum ‘Poecile Anglais’ 

Caladium hortulanum is a synonym of C. bicolor




27th of April,2nd of May & 3rd of May 2009: Nasik, Maharashtra; May 4, 2010 from Delhi University; near Kolkata; Near Portuguese Consulate, Panaji, Goa; Shantiniketan West Bengal January 2010;





Caladium bicolor (Aiton) Vent. ??  : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)
Location:  Manju Park, Soureni, India 
Date: 6 May  2018
Altitude: 2900 ft
Habit : Cultivated 




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