Bates Sons & Daughters offers White Christmases in Florida. The company grows and sells caladiums, including the fancy-leaf, dwarf, and strap-leaf types. Bates Sons & Daughters is headquartered in Lake Placid, Florida, where more than 95% of the world's caladiums are grown. The family-owned company provides a wide variety of caladiums, which originated from South America, including Brandywine, Miss Muffet, Pink Beauty, Red Flash, Rosebud, and White Christmas. Its Web site, Caladiums Online, allows buyers to search varieties, learn about planting techniques, and place orders. The company was founded by Emmett Bates in 1946.