|Planting Season||spring and summer
flowering from September to October
|Soil Requirements||Well-drained potting soil, rich in humus|
|Watering||Medium water needs recommended watering twice a day|
|Propagation||Root-splitting and cutting|
|Pruning||Dead leaves or branches should be cut|
Fertilizer in spring and summer only once or twice during the season
|Pest and Disease Control||Treat and control scale insects, red spiders, and aphids by using dimethoate 1000-fold solution|
Interesting Facts Nabat
The Croton is the most varied species of foliage trees in nature, and is extremely beautiful. People are amazed by the peculiar shape of the leaves and the variegated colors. Medium-sized potted plants are often displayed in lobbies of hotels, conference halls, hotels and restaurants, setting a style of luxury; small potted plants can also be placed in bedrooms, on desks and tea tables, giving a lively look to the room.
Croton is a branching leathery leaves are 2 to 12 inches long and quite variable. The shiny, alternate leaves may be linear to oval, have a smooth or lobed margin (sometimes deeply cut to the midrib).
*Plastic grow pot included only.
*Plants might have slight variations in color, texture, finish, and size. You can expect there will be some differences from what is displayed on our website because you are choosing a one-of-a-kind piece from our mother nature.