Phyllotaenium lindenii

André 1872

Formerly this species was in Xanthosoma and Caladium. Moved back to where it was described - Phyllotaenium.

foto (1-2) © Jiraldo Rovi
A narrow-leafed form, photo © Michael Pascall
Two photos from two different sources.
Maybe the left one is a dwarf cultivar or they used a retardant.
I've also read about 'Magnificum' cultivar of Ph. lindenii.

The IAS: Caladium lindenii
Paul Resslar: Caladium lindenii
Desert-Tropicals: Caladium lindenii
Tropicos: Phyllotaenium lindenii
CATE Araceae: Caladium lindenii
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last updated on 2012-06-21