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Caladium

cultivated, ornamental plant genus in the family Araceae; contains calcium oxalate raphide crystals, causing erosive stomatitis, salivation.
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This was particularly interesting to us since Caladium corresponds to the sycotic miasm.
And again, we find the hybrid half-tones (the "violatres corolles") that des Esseintes later admires in the "striated, lightly violet fibers" and "tumescent leaves" of the Aurora Borealis variety of the Caladium in A rebours.
Like Caladium, Daphne is one of the most frequently used remedies for tobacco craving.
In the caladium trial, they found no significant differences among methyl bromide, Paladin, and Midas in terms of total weeds, "rogue" or off-variety plants produced, or in total hours of labor for weeding, but yields were dependent on the combination of fumigant and cultivar.
Umoren SA Caladium bicolor and wild Dioscorea dumetorum starches as dual purpose polymer additive.
The scheme uses 7-m-tall replica bamboo, near the Marks & Spencer outlet, with live planting beneath (Vreisia, Guzmania, Caladium, Chlorophytum, Croton, Nerogelia, Aglaonema and Spathiphyllum).
TABLE 12-1 COMMON NAME GENUS/SPECIES TEMPERATURE Foliage Aluminum plant Pilea cadieri 75-85 Arrowhead plant Syngonium 75-85 Asparagus fern Asparagus 75-85 Baby tears Helxine 45-65 Begonia Begonia 75-85 Bromeliad Aechmea 60-75 Bromeliad Guzmania 60-75 Bromeliad Neoregelia 70-80 Bromeliad Nidularium 65-75 Cabbage palm Cordyline 60-85 Caladium Caladium 70-75 Calathea Calathea 60-64 Cast-iron plant Aspidistra elatior 75-85 Chinese evergreen Aglaonema 75-85 Cleyera Cleyera 55-70 Coffee Coffea arabica 60-70 Coleus Coleus 75-90 Croton Codiaeum 65-85 Date palm Phoenix spp.
The church grounds, besides lalang, sprout broad patches of pretty Caladium (2) and Alocasia with heart- or arrow-shaped leaves, with their elegant cut-outs or cheery pink spots.
Fill containers with bromeliads, Caladium bicolor, cannas, elephant's ear (Alocasia), or small palms.
Commonly used bulbs, corms, tubers, and rhizomes are dahlia, caladium, crocus, amaryllis, hyacinth, iris, narcissus, gladiolus, tulip, and lily.
Those like Bromeliad or Lady Slipper Orchid should be watered once weekly and a Caladium every three days during the summer.