Caladium 'Hilo Beauty' really is a beauty with its outstanding spotted foliage.
IMPORTANT: Please do not repot and keep it warm initially after arriving to you. Give them a few weeks to settle in and then repot into well draining soil if you need to. Keep root ball intact as best as possible when repotting.
Plant Care & Growing Conditions;
Water: Moderate. Requires consistently moist soil. High humidity requirements. It won’t need to be watered as often through the cooler months (or hold off completely if is shows signs of dormancy), and hold off the fertiliser then too.
Soil: Well draining. Chunky mix of potting mix & pumice. (If needed, adjust mix to your watering requirements)
Light: Bright indirect lighting. Direct sunlight can burn the leaves.
Temperature: Ideally room temperatures of 20 - 30°C. (Can tolerate lower & higher temps for short periods, if sheltered)
Pot Size: 1 litre (13cm) (plant in the pictures, is the plant you'll receive)
Plants will only be sent out to you on a Monday & Tuesday to avoid plants being caught in transit over the weekend. If plants are ordered after 12noon on a Tuesday they will be couriered to you on the following Monday. Tracking numbers will be emailed out to you as soon as the package is picked up by our Courier and on its way to you.
Please allow up to three working days for North island delivery, three - five days for South island deliveries and an extra day for rural deliveries. Unfortunately, we do not ship to PO BOX addresses. If your plant(s) or any other goods have not arrived in this time frame, please flick Toni an email email@example.com.
Because of our approach to sustainability, we re-use pots where we can. Pot size may vary sometimes.