Croton Petra Codiaeum Variegatum
Native to India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Western Pacific Islands, Croton is a wonderfully ornamental plant with deep bright yellow veins and glossy oval leaves with pointed tips. A really stunning choice that will no doubt be a stand out in your collection! A spectacular accent for indoors or use outdoors in warm weather to create huge color impact. Croton can be a little temperamental but once you find that perfect spot for them their bright showy leaves won't disappoint!
How to care for your croton
Water: Keep your Codiaeum in damp soil at all times. Leaves can drop if soil dries out too much.
Light: Codiaeum need plenty of bright light. Allow direct sunlight for at least a few hours a day, however avoid the scorching midday sun as this will cause leaf fade.
Humidity: They need to be in a humid environment to thrive, a kitchen or bathroom would be well suited.
Temperature: They love warmth, at least 18 degrees C.
Other info -
Pot size: 12cm
Approx height not including pot: 30cm
Toxic to cats & dogs? Yes
Air purifying? Yes