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Tropicalismo Shade Bulb Collection

SKU: AM018082
per Collection of 8
Shipping begins the week of March 18th, 2024
Our Tropicalismo Shade Bulb Collection will transform your garden with rich, textural foliage. Caladiums and Elephant Ears grow quickly in warm weather to create lush layers of leaves. Plant this easy-to-grow collection as a backdrop for bright flowers, or create a living wall that will transport you to the tropics. These plants make an excellent grouping for containers on patios, porches, and balconies. With their brilliant colors and fascinating patterned leaves, Caladiums and Elephant Ears have become favorites for shaded areas. Collection of 8 bulbs.
key features
Botanical Name
Colocasia & Caladium
Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Easy To Grow, Mass Plantings, Container Planting
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Light Requirements
Half Sun / Half Shade
Soil Moisture
Average, Moist / Wet
Mature Height
Heights vary from 24-60" tall


Our Tropicalismo Shade Bulb Collection will add layers of lush foliage to your gardens or containers for a modern, dramatic landscape. Our bulb collections will easily give you beautiful, harmonious results in garden beds container plantings. We plan, you plant: each collection is curated by our gardening experts, featuring groupings with complementary colors, heights, and bloom times. Elephant Ears are hardy in zones 8-10, and Caladiums are hardy in zones 9-10. In cooler zones, these bulbs can be dug after frost comes, stored over winter, then re-planted the following spring; if planted in containers, store bulbs in a frost-free zone over the winter.

Our Tropicalismo Shade Bulb Collection covers approximately 35 sq ft when planted together, and includes 8 bulbs:

'June Bride' Caladium – Bag of 3 Bulbs
Elephant Ear – Bag of 1 bulb
'Royal Hawaiian® Diamond Head' Elephant Ear – Bag of 1 bulb
'Candidum' Caladium – Bag of 3 Bulbs

*Plants are subject to change due to availability. If we make substitutions, we feature plants with similar attributes suitable to the collection design.