Caladium marmoratum


Thanks to Don and Julius for the help.  Julius, the origin of the epithet
marmoratum is from the Latin for marble (marmorarius--of marble).  The
reference is to the variegation or marbling of the leaves.

Paul

Paul M. Resslar
Professor of Biology
Virginia Wesleyan College
1584 Wesleyan Drive
Norfolk, Virginia 23502-5599
U.S.A.



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