Plant Care Brandywine Caladium

Brandywine Caladium


Caladium 'Brandywine'

How to care for Brandywine Caladium


How often to water your Brandywine Caladium

Water needs for Brandywine Caladium
0.5 cups
every 9

Brandywine Caladium needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Brandywine Caladium

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Brandywine Caladium in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Brandywine Caladium: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Brandywine Caladium may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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How to fertilize Brandywine Caladium

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Brandywine Caladium: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Brandywine Caladium after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Brandywine Caladium

Brandywine Caladium

Brandywine Caladium

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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