Caladiums are special plants with so much fun to make. This crochet caladium pattern was originally a Crochet along that is now available on my website for sale.
With this easy to follow along pattern, you can get creative with your favorite color choice as they come in so many colors. This easy pattern gives you room to add your own pop of color.
Caladium leaves measure 6 1/2” x 4”
Scheepjes (Maxi Sugar Rush) Crochet Thread
Green floral tape
20 and 18 gauge wires
1.25 crochet needle
Fabric stiffener or Mod Podge - Scissors
3 shades of pink acrylic paints - Round tip brush
Some Fun Facts
Caladiums are tropical perennials with colorful, heart-shaped leaves native to
tropical forests in South and Central America.
There are over 1000 named cultivars of Caladium bicolor from the original
South American plant.
Do Caladiums have flowers? Matured, larger tubers do develop a flower-like bud. However, it can take years to bloom. Although they are grown as foliage plants, caladiums may bloom, producing a single (rarely 2-3) typical arum-type flower with a green or pinkish spathe surrounding a short white spadix.
Caladiums also bear fruits… they grow white berries.
Caladiums are also known as angels wings and elephant ears
Two main types of Caladiums are Fancy leaved, and strap leaved.
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